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Synonyms for flagellate
ˈflædʒ əˌleɪt; -lɪt, -ˌleɪtflag·el·late

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  1. flagellate, flagellate protozoan, flagellated protozoan, mastigophoran, mastigophoreadjective

    a usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some are pathogens of humans and other animals

    Synonyms:
    flagellated protozoan, mastigophore, flagellate protozoan, mastigophoran

  2. flagellate, flagellated, whiplike, lash-likeverb

    having or resembling a lash or whip (as does a flagellum)

    Synonyms:
    flagellated, whiplike, lash-like

  3. flagellate, scourgeverb

    whip

    "The religious fanatics flagellated themselves"

    Synonyms:
    devastate, scourge, lay waste to, waste, ravage, desolate

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  1. flagellateverb

    Synonyms:
    whip, scourge, flog, thrash, beat, cudgel, drub

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