1Thin, tough, tightly twisted cord used for making the flexible end part of whips.
More example sentences
- The cat-o-nine-tails (thick leather whip) with its knitted thongs of whipcord was pickled in brine to stiffen it when there was an imminent flogging.
- The whipcord only reached eight to ten feet from the handle, at least it seemed it would.
Definition of whipcord in:
- The US English dictionary