What is the difference between Frog and Lash?

The difference between frog and lash

is that "frog" is a small tailless amphibian of the order Anura that typically hops and "lash" is the thong or braided cord of a whip, with which the blow is given.

frog

lash

Noun

  • A small tailless amphibian of the order Anura that typically hops.
  • The part of a violin bow (or that of other similar string instruments such as the viola, cello and contrabass) located at the end held by the player, to which the horsehair is attached.
  • The depression in the upper face of a pressed or handmade clay brick.
  • An organ on the bottom of a horse’s hoof that assists in the circulation of blood.
  • (rail transport) The part of a railway switch or turnout where the running-rails cross (from the resemblance to the frog in a horse’s hoof).

Exemple

  • Awesome leather armbands with spikes like two feet long / Hair is parted down the middle, frowning like a frog

Verb

  • To hunt or trap frogs.
  • (transitive, biology) To use a pronged plater to transfer (cells) to another plate.
  • (transitive, cooking) To spatchcock (a chicken).

Noun

  • The thong or braided cord of a whip, with which the blow is given.
  • (obsolete) A leash in which an animal is caught or held; hence, a snare.
  • A stroke with a whip, or anything pliant and tough.
  • A stroke of satire or sarcasm; an expression or retort that cuts or gives pain; a cut.
  • A hair growing from the edge of the eyelid; an eyelash.
  • In carpet weaving, a group of strings for lifting simultaneously certain yarns, to form the figure.

Examples

  • I observed that your whip wanted a lash to it.
  • The culprit received thirty-nine lashes.
  • The moral is a lash at the vanity of arrogating that to ourselves which succeeds well.
  • But Richmond, his grandfather’s darling, after one thoughtful glance cast under his lashes at that uncompromising countenance appeared to lose himself in his own reflections.

Verb

  • (transitive) To strike with a lash; to whip or scourge with a lash, or with something like one.
  • (transitive) To strike forcibly and quickly, as with a lash; to beat, or beat upon, with a motion like that of a lash.
  • (transitive) To throw out with a jerk or quickly.
  • (transitive) To scold; or to satirize; to censure with severity.
  • (intransitive) To ply the whip; to strike.
  • (intransitive) To utter censure or sarcastic language.
  • (intransitive, of rain) To fall heavily, especially in the phrase lash down

Synonyms

  • (to whip or scourge): Thesaurus:whip

Examples

  • We lash the pupil, and defraud the ward
  • Carlo Ancelotti’s out-of-sorts team struggled to hit the target in the first half as Bolton threatened with Matthew Taylor lashing just wide.
  • He falls, and lashing up his heels, his rider throws.
  • Synonym: berate
  • To laugh at follies, or to lash at vice.
  • With rain lashing across the ground at kick-off and every man in Auckland seemingly either English-born or supporting Scotland, Eden Park was transformed into Murrayfield in March.