get a spanking

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Definition of get a spanking

: to be hit on the buttocks with someone's hand as a form of punishment

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“Get a spanking.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20a%20spanking. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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