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wallop

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1 a forceful coming together of two things
  • felt the wallop of a car crashing into their front porch

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3 a pleasurably intense stimulation of the feelings
  • she really got a wallop out of finding a rare first edition by her favorite author

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wallop

verb

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1 to strike repeatedly
  • walloped the branches of the pear tree with a stick in an effort to knock down some fruit

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3 to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • arrested for walloping a police officer

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The first known use of wallop was in 1579

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“Wallop.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wallop. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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