1

spanking

play
adjective spank·ing \ ˈspaŋ-kiŋ \

Definition of spanking

1 :remarkable of its kind
2 :being fresh and strong :brisk

Examples of spanking in a Sentence

  1. a spanking and speedy little horse

Origin and Etymology of spanking

origin unknown


2

spanking

adverb

Definition of spanking

:very
  • a spanking clean floor
  • spanking new

Examples of spanking in a Sentence

  1. He keeps his apartment spanking clean.

  2. the bathroom tiles were spanking white when she finished cleaning them

First Known Use of spanking

1787



SPANKING Defined for Kids

1

spanking

play
adjective spank·ing \ ˈspaŋ-kiŋ \

Definition of spanking for Students

:fresh and strong or lively
  • a spanking stallion

2

spanking

adverb

Definition of spanking for Students

:1very 1
  • a spanking new toy


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