quirt


1quirt

noun \ˈkwərt\

Definition of QUIRT

:  a riding whip with a short handle and a rawhide lash

Origin of QUIRT

Mexican Spanish cuarta
First Known Use: 1845

2quirt

verb

Definition of QUIRT

transitive verb
:  to strike or drive with a quirt

First Known Use of QUIRT

1887

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