(noun, verb)


1. a small amount of liquor added to a food or beverage

Definition categories: food, booze, liquor, spirits

2. a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment)

Similar word(s): lace

Definition categories: man–made, cord

3. the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

Similar word(s): beating, drubbing, licking, thrashing, trouncing, whacking

Definition categories: act

Sentences with lacing as a noun:

- A light lacing of rum goes into the cake batter.


1. present participle of lace