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  Definition of Whipping
  1. beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment
  2. the act of overcoming or outdoing
  3. a stitch passing over an edge diagonally
  4. a sound defeat
  5. smart and fashionable; "snappy conversation"; "some sharp and whipping lines"
Similar Words: tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, beating, whipstitch, whipstitching, thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, snappy

 

Hyponyms: self-flagellation, horsewhipping

 

Derivational Morphology: flagellate, scourge, cane, flog, lambaste, lambast, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce, beat, beat out, crush, shell, vanquish, worst, pip, mop up, rack up, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lick, wallop

 

 
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