whipping

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noun whip·ping \ˈhwi-piŋ, ˈwi-\

Definition of whipping

  1. 1 :  the act of one that whips: such asa :  a severe beating or chastisementb :  a stitching with small overcasting stitches

  2. 2 :  material used to whip or bind

Examples of whipping in a sentence

  1. suffered a whipping that took them out of competition

1540

First Known Use of whipping

1540


WHIPPING Defined for English Language Learners

whipping

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noun whip·ping \ˈhwi-piŋ, ˈwi-\

Definition of whipping for English Language Learners

  • : the act of hitting someone with a whip



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