Meaning of PASTING in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ peɪstɪŋ ]
If something or someone takes a pasting , they are severely criticized. ( mainly BRIT INFORMAL )
The people who run Lloyd’s of London took a pasting yesterday.
...the critical pasting that the film received.
If a sports team or political party is given a pasting , they are heavily defeated. ( mainly BRIT INFORMAL )
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006