whicker

verb whick·er \ ˈhwi-kər , ˈwi- \

Definition of whicker

whickered; whickering play \ˈhwi-k(ə-)riŋ, ˈwi-\
intransitive verb

whicker

noun

Examples of whicker in a Sentence

  1. whickering as they waited at the starting gate, the horses seemed to sense the excitement of the crowd

Origin and Etymology of whicker

imitative

whicker Synonyms

Synonyms
nicker, neigh, whinny


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