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Definition 1: the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for lacing in the sense of this definition

(lacing is a kind of ...) the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of committing a crime

(... is a kind of lacing ) beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment

(... is a kind of lacing ) beating as a source of erotic or religious stimulation

Definition 2: a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment) - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lacing in the sense of this definition

(lacing is a kind of ...) a line made of twisted fibers or threads

"the bundle was tied with a cord"

(... is a kind of lacing ) a long lace for fastening boots

(... is a kind of lacing ) a lace used for fastening shoes

(... is part of lacing) footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material

Definition 3: a small amount of liquor added to a food or beverage - [noun denoting food]

(lacing is a kind of ...) an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented

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