Definition of whup
1 : to administer a beating to especially as punishment
2 : to defeat decisively
Examples of whup in a sentence
His father whupped him for swearing.
Our team got whupped in last night's game.
Origin and Etymology of whup
alteration of whip
First Known Use: 1852
WHUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of whup for English Language Learners
: to beat (someone or something) as a punishment
: to defeat (someone or something) easily and completely
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