Synonyms of lash out in English:

lash out

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1‘the president lashed out at her for publicly opposing his economic policy’

criticize, castigate, chastise, censure, attack, condemn, denounce, lambaste, harangue, rant at, rail at, haul over the coals, fulminate against, pillory, let fly
berate, upbraid, scold, rebuke, chide, reprove, reproach, take to task
informal lay into, round on, pitch into, lace into, carpet, bawl out
British informal slate
North American informal chew out, ream out

2‘Norman lashed out at Terry with a chisel’

hit out, strike, let fly, take a swing
set upon, set about, turn on, round on, attack, weigh into
informal lay into, tear into, pitch into, lace into, sail into

3‘he considered lashing out on a taxi’

spend lavishly, be extravagant, pay out, spend a lot of money
informal splash out, push the boat out, splurge, shell out, squander money, waste money, fritter money away, go on a spending spree, go on a shopping binge