What does the word thresh mean?

Usage examples for thresh

  1. The trail became very steep at two thousand feet, and this fact, together with the back- thresh of the summit disturbance, forced Charter to abandon the animals. – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  2. He would make the " worm Jacob to thresh mountains." – Thoughts on Missions by Sheldon Dibble
  3. We've got to thresh out something that isn't a trifle, however, for your honour and good name are both involved- and with yours, ours. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts