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whip British & World English

A strip of leather or length of cord fastened to a handle, used for flogging or beating a person or for urging on an animal

lick someone/thing into shape British & World English

Act forcefully to bring someone or something into a fitter, more efficient, or better-organized state

the whip in whip British & World English

Membership of the group of MPs that form the official, elected representation of a particular political party, together with the duties or rights associated with such membership

tan someone's hide British & World English

Beat or flog someone

whip in British & World English

Act as whipper-in

whip pan British & World English

A camera panning movement fast enough to give a blurred picture

pistol-whip British & World English

Hit or beat (someone) with the butt of a pistol

pussy-whip British & World English

(Of a woman) continually criticize or nag (a man)

stock whip British & World English

A whip used for driving cattle

whip aerial British & World English

An aerial in the form of a long flexible wire or rod with a connection at one end

whip graft British & World English

(In horticulture) a simple graft in which both stock and scion are cut diagonally

whip-round British & World English

A collection of contributions of money from a group of people for a particular purpose

whip-smart British & World English

Very quick-witted and intelligent

whip snake British & World English

Any of a number of slender fast-moving snakes which often feed on lizards and catch their prey by pursuing it, in particular:

whip scorpion British & World English

An arachnid that resembles a scorpion, with a long slender tail-like appendage, living in leaf litter and under stones in tropical and semi-tropical regions

the whip hand British & World English

A position of power or control over someone

whip in in whip British & World English

Act as whipper-in

whip someone's ass British & World English

Beat someone in a fight or contest

smart as a whip British & World English

Very quick-witted and intelligent

three-line whip British & World English

(In the UK) a written notice, underlined three times to denote urgency, to members of a political party to attend a parliamentary vote

whip someone into British & World English

Urge or rouse someone into (a specified state or position)

whip someone up British & World English

Deliberately excite or provoke someone

whip something up British & World English

Stimulate a particular feeling in someone

crack of the whip British & World English

A chance to try or participate in something

whip someone's ass in ass2 British & World English

Beat someone in a fight or contest

whip someone up in whip British & World English

Deliberately excite or provoke someone

whip something up in whip British & World English

Stimulate a particular feeling in someone

whip and tongue grafting British & World English

A method of grafting in which both stock and scion are cut diagonally and their surfaces are provided with matching tongues which interlock when the graft is tied

the whip hand in whip British & World English

A position of power or control over someone

whip someone into in whip British & World English

Urge or rouse someone into (a specified state or position)

smart as a whip in smart British & World English

Very quick-witted and intelligent

crack British & World English

Make or cause to make a sudden sharp or explosive sound

crack of the whip in crack British & World English

A chance to try or participate in something

lick someone/thing into shape in shape British & World English

Act forcefully to bring someone or something into a fitter, more efficient, or better-organized state

whip-pan in whip pan British & World English

Pan quickly to give a blurred picture

bullwhip British & World English

A whip with a long heavy lash

hunting crop British & World English

A short rigid riding whip with a handle at right angles to the stock and a long leather thong, used chiefly in hunting

hunting whip in hunting crop British & World English

A short rigid riding whip with a handle at right angles to the stock and a long leather thong, used chiefly in hunting

horsewhip British & World English

A long whip used for driving and controlling horses

whip antenna in whip aerial British & World English

An aerial in the form of a long flexible wire or rod with a connection at one end

as smart as a whip in smart British & World English

Very quick-witted and intelligent

whip or bust someone's ass in ass2 British & World English

Beat someone in a fight or contest

whip English Thesaurus

he would use a whip on anyone trespassing on his property

whip English-Spanish

fusta feminine, fuete masculineLatin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur

whip up English-Spanish

provocar*, crear

whip hand English-Spanish

to have the whip hand

pistol-whip English-Spanish

to pistol-whip sb


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