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lashings

[lash-ingz] /ˈlæʃ ɪŋz/
noun, (used with a plural verb) Chiefly British Informal.
1.
an abundance; plenty (usually followed by of):
strawberries with lashings of cream.
Origin of lashings
1820-1830
1820-30; lash1 ( def 16 ) + -ing1 + -s3
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