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whipping

noun

: the act of hitting someone with a whip

Full Definition of WHIPPING

1
:  the act of one that whips: as
a :  a severe beating or chastisement
b :  a stitching with small overcasting stitches
2
:  material used to whip or bind
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Examples of WHIPPING

  1. <suffered a whipping that took them out of competition>

First Known Use of WHIPPING

1540

Rhymes with WHIPPING

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