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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A quick blow delivered with a branch; An instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for hitting; To defeat.

Usage examples (30)
  • When a problem comes along, you must whip it.
  • The whip raised a red welt
  • The manner of sawing such timber, at the South, is by what they call a whip saw.
  • My whip is a 1981 Mercedes-Benz, with 240,000 miles on it. for more
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