Examples of horsewhip in a Sentence
He thinks that any government official who steals public money should be horsewhipped.
the cruel guards promptly horsewhipped the prisoners if they collapsed under the heavy loads they were forced to carry
Recent Examples of horsewhip from the Web
In reality, Watson wasn’t a bar fighter or famous for horsewhipping cowboys.
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HORSEWHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horsewhip for English Language Learners
: to hit (someone) with a whip
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