How to use Lashing-out in a sentence
She tore away, lashing out with the dagger.
People who can relate to my crying jags, my lashing out at those I love.
The temptation may be high to let the irresponsible coworker know just how irritating his or her lack of reliability is but lashing out will make a negligent coworker even more defensive.
Parents can suggest that, for instance, the child ask an adult to intervene before lashing out at a classmate.
If someone does lash out, it's a good idea to keep in mind that they are going through immense pain, and try not to take their lashing out personally.Advertisement
Unfortunately, the hope Tara found in Miss Jeannette's actions left Tara angry and aimless, lashing out at the people in her life including cousin Lafayette; best friend Sookie; and bar owner, boss and sometime lover Sam.