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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who administers punishment by wielding a switch

Usage examples (33)
  • "Where is the dollar that you got with this note?" asked the "whipper," as he finished reading the epistle.
  • "You young whipper-snapper!" exclaimed the apparition.
  • A boundary is the extremity or whipper-in of any party.
  • “Here come the ladies,” said the second whipper-in. for more
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