pistol-whip

verb
pis·​tol-whip
pistol-whipped; pistol-whipping; pistol-whips

Definition of pistol-whip

transitive verb

: to beat with a pistol

First Known Use of pistol-whip

circa 1930, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pistol-whip was circa 1930

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pistol shot

pistol-whip

piston

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“Pistol-whip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pistol-whip. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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