Verb (with object)
- to cut with a violent sweeping stroke or by striking violently and at random, as with a knife or sword.
- to lash; whip.
- characterized by windings and turnings; sinuous; circuitous:
- to put into suitable literary form; revise; edit.
- to draw up or frame (a statement, proclamation, etc.).
- lack of peace or tranquility
- To shut forcibly and noisily
- To set or slap down violently or noisily
- To criticize harshly.