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whop

verb \ˈhwäp, ˈwäp\

Definition of whop

whopped or whappedwhop·ping or whap·ping

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to pull or whip out

  3. 2 a :  beat, strike b :  to defeat totally



Examples of whop

  1. <despite high hopes, the hometown favorites got whopped again>

  2. <maybe if that television station replaced its obnoxious news anchor, it wouldn't get consistently whopped in the ratings>



Variants of whop

or whap \ˈhwäp, ˈwäp\

Origin of whop

Middle English whappen, alteration of wappen to throw violently


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with whop


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whop

noun

Definition of whop

  1. :  a heavy blow :  thump



Examples of whop

  1. <the doctor gave my knee a little whop with his mallet to test my reflexes>



14th Century

First Known Use of whop

14th century

Variants of whop

also whap

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