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Meaning & Definition of Whip in English

English

Whip

/wɪp/

noun

1. An instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping

    synonym:
  • whip

2. A legislator appointed by the party to enforce discipline

    synonym:
  • whip
  • ,
  • party whip

3. A dessert made of sugar and stiffly beaten egg whites or cream and usually flavored with fruit

    synonym:
  • whip

4. (golf) the flexibility of the shaft of a golf club

    synonym:
  • whip

5. A quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object

  • "The whip raised a red welt"
    synonym:
  • whip
  • ,
  • lash
  • ,
  • whiplash

verb

1. Beat severely with a whip or rod

  • "The teacher often flogged the students"
  • "The children were severely trounced"
    synonym:
  • flog
  • ,
  • welt
  • ,
  • whip
  • ,
  • lather
  • ,
  • lash
  • ,
  • slash
  • ,
  • strap
  • ,
  • trounce

2. Defeat thoroughly

  • "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"
    synonym:
  • worst
  • ,
  • pip
  • ,
  • mop up
  • ,
  • whip
  • ,
  • rack up

3. Thrash about flexibly in the manner of a whiplash

  • "The tall grass whipped in the wind"
    synonym:
  • whip

4. Strike as if by whipping

  • "The curtain whipped her face"
    synonym:
  • whip
  • ,
  • lash

5. Whip with or as if with a wire whisk

  • "Whisk the eggs"
    synonym:
  • whisk
  • ,
  • whip

6. Subject to harsh criticism

  • "The senator blistered the administration in his speech on friday"
  • "The professor scaled the students"
  • "Your invectives scorched the community"
    synonym:
  • blister
  • ,
  • scald
  • ,
  • whip