The risk is real that when the Iranian regime is pressed, it will lash out at anyone within its reach.
Unsurprisingly, the wardrobe choice has prompted some to lash out at her for unnecessary “cultural appropriation.”
Syrian leaders have generally preferred to lash out at Israel through proxies like Hezbollah in Lebanon.
The unending negotiations have given Israel the domestic stability to lash out in the region, using its American made weapons.
The sheik also appeared to lash out at Sunni Arab nations for their backing of the mainly Sunni insurgency against Assad.
Although the horse continued to lash out with his heels he struck nothing, and always his enemy was at his side or in front.
"The lazy brutes, I'll show them," he cried, preparing to lash out at them with the whip.
When I rode him, I found he was always looking out for an excuse to “play up,” or to lash out at other horses.
It does him good to lash out; but we must not agree with him when he's wrong.
You lash out with your hind legs at an inoffensive school-fellow, with all the viciousness of a kangaroo, eh?
c.1300, las "a blow, a stroke," later "flexible part of a whip" (late 14c.), possibly imitative. The verb might be the source of the noun.
"bind," 1620s, originally nautical, from Middle French lachier, from Old French lacier "to lace" (see lace (v.)). Related: Lashed; lashing.