Definition of whipstock in English:

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whipstock

Pronunciation: /ˈwɪpstɒk/

noun

The handle of a whip.
Example sentences
  • Equally interesting is a Bruen tradition concerning a party of Hessians that during the Revolutionary War, on a bitter winter day, stopped their horses in front of the Bruen house and rapped with their whipstocks on the front door.
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