lash out at (someone or something)

(redirected from lash out at us)

lash out at (someone or something)

1. To strike or attempt to strike at someone or something very quickly or unexpectedly. That ornery old cat will lash out at you if you get too close.
2. To react against someone or something with sudden, intense anger. Hey, don't lash out at me, I'm just the messenger! I couldn't help but lash out at Bill when he informed me of the latest printing mishap.
See also: lash, out