pistol–whip

verb

Definition of pistol–whip

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to beat with a pistol

Circa 1930

First Known Use of pistol–whip

circa 1930


PISTOL–WHIP Defined for English Language Learners

pistol–whip

verb

Definition of pistol–whip for English Language Learners

  • : to hit (someone) many times with a pistol

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