Bush, who visited his Crawford, Texas, ranch 77 times during his eight years in office, lashed out at legislators in April 2007.
Speaking to The Daily Beast, senior figure Walid el-Haddad lashed out at the attacks on his organization.
He also lashed out at his competitors: “They caught us with dirty hadns and they built this hysteria around it.”
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.