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whip (n):
a quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object
Samples
the whip raised a red welt
Related Words: lash
whip (n):
an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping
whip (n):
(golf) the flexibility of the shaft of a golf club
whip (n):
a dessert made of sugar and stiffly beaten egg whites or cream and usually flavored with fruit
whip (n):
a legislator appointed by the party to enforce discipline
whip (v):
subject to harsh criticism
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The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday.
the professor scaled the students.
your invectives scorched the community
whip (v):
defeat thoroughly
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He mopped up the floor with his opponents
whip (v):
strike as if by whipping
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The curtain whipped her face
Related Word: lash
whip (v):
beat severely with a whip or rod
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The teacher often flogged the students.
The children were severely trounced

Related Words: floglashstraptrouncewelt
whip (v):
whip with or as if with a wire whisk
Samples
whisk the eggs
whip (v):
thrash about flexibly in the manner of a whiplash
Samples
The tall grass whipped in the wind
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