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  Words related to whip

Related / Similar Words: lash, whiplash, party whip, blister, scald, worst, pip, mop up, rack up, flog, welt, lather, slash, strap, trounce, whisk

 

Definition:
  • a quick blow with a whip;
  • an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping;
  • (golf) the flexibility of the shaft of a golf club;
  • a dessert made of sugar and stiffly beaten egg whites or cream and usually flavored with fruit;
  • a legislator appointed by the party to enforce discipline;
  • subject to harsh criticism; "The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; "the professor scaled the students"; "your invectives scorched the community";
  • defeat thoroughly; "He mopped up the floor with his opponents";
  • strike as if by whipping; "The curtain whipped her face";
  • beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced";
  • whip with or as if with a wire whisk; "whisk the eggs";
  • thrash about flexibly in the manner of a whiplash; "The tall grass whipped in the wind";

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    See Also: whip up, whomp up

     

    Hyponyms: cat-o'-nine-tails, cat, cowhide, horsewhip, knout, quirt, riding crop, hunting crop, scourge, flagellum, strap, prune whip, urticate, flagellate, switch, birch

     

    Derivational Morphology: lash, flog, welt, lather, slash, strap, trounce, thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, whipping, thong, whiplash, beating, licking, lacing, whacking, switcher, whipper, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, wale, weal, wheal

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: roer   Albanian: kamxhik  
    Bulgarian: бич   Catalan: fuet  
    Chinese: 鞭子   Croatian: bič  
    Dutch: zweep   Esperanto: vipo  
    Estonian: piitsutama   Finnish: piiska  
    French: fouet   Frisian: swipe  
    Georgian: შოლტი   German: Peitsche  
    Greek: μαστίγιο   Hebrew: שוט  
    Hindi: (chabuka)   Hungarian: felhúzókötél  
    Indonesian: cemeti   Irish: fuip  
    Italian: frusta   Japanese:  
    Korean: 채찍   Latvian: celtnis  
    Lithuanian: botagas   Malayalam: ചാട്ട  
    Norwegian: pisk   Persian: ﻕﻻﺸ ‘ﻩﻨﺎﻴﺯﺎﺘ  
    Polish: bat   Portuguese: chicote  
    Romanian: bici   Russian: кнут  
    Serbian: бич   Slovak: bič  
    Slovene: bič   Spanish: fusta  
    Swahili: kambaa   Swedish: piska  
    Tagalog: latiko   Telugu: కొరడా  
    Turkish: kamçi   Ukrainian: батіг  
    Vietnamese: roi   Welsh: chwip  
    Yiddish: בײַטש  
     
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