trounce: Word of the day for November 9, 2019 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

trounce , v : (transitive) To beat severely; to thrash. (transitive) To beat thoroughly, to defeat heavily; especially (games, sports) to win against (someone) by a wide margin. (transitive) To chastise or punish physically or verbally; to scold with abusive language. (transitive, Britain, regional) To punish by bringing a lawsuit against; to sue. […] (intransitive, […]