whisks 1 of 2

plural of whisk
as in flaps
a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down with a whisk of the broom, the dirt was gone

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verb

present tense third-person singular of whisk
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“Whisks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whisks. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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