full whack


British, informal
: full price
I ended up paying full whack for items that went on sale the next day.

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Recent Examples on the Web The car's total output at full whack is naturally rear biased, because while each front motor is rated at 295 hp and 207 lb-ft, the two rear drive units are good for a monster 644 horses and 664 lb-ft apiece. Dan Edmunds, Car and Driver, 17 Aug. 2022

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“Full whack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full%20whack. Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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