Definition of whip–round
: a collection of money made usually for a benevolent purpose had a whip–round to help the couple pay for a Paris honeymoon — The People
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WHIP–ROUND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of whip–round for English Language Learners
: a collection of money from a group of people that is used to pay for something, buy a gift, make a donation, etc.
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