verb (used with or without object)
Origin of tongue-lash
Examples from the Web for tongue-lashing
But short of that, Louisiana has been able to look to Governor Bobby Jindal to give BP the tongue-lashing it badly deserves.
And I had not even the satisfaction of tongue-lashing my oppressors, for I was practically speechless.A Mind That Found Itself|Clifford Whittingham Beers
Not that St. George's tongue-lashing worried him—nor did Harry's blank look of amazement linger in his thoughts.Kennedy Square|F. Hopkinson Smith
"Yes," I answered, and what a tongue-lashing those two fellows got!The Story of a Strange Career|Anonymous