Monday, January 30, 2006

Teh Drubbing

Noun 1. drubbing – a sound defeat

Noun 2. drubbing – the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

synonyms: thrashing, trouncing, walloping, whipping, slaughter, debacle

We lost 4-1 to Chivas Rayada. It was a horrible, horrible drubbing. As if a drubbing can be anything but horrible.

2 comments:

taggart said...

etymology:
Drub; 1634 (in an Oriental travel narrative), probably from Arabic darb "a beating," from daraba "he beat up."

colin said...

AT LEAST THEY HAD A GOOD NAME.

WERE THEIR OUTFITS REAL SNAZZY?