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British English: /wak/
American English: /(h)wæk/

Translation of whack in French:


  • 1 (blow) to give something/somebody a whack
    donner un grand coup dans quelque chose/à quelqu'un
  • 3 (British English) (informal) (wage) See examples: to pay/earn top whack
    payer/recevoir un très gros salaire
    to pay top whack
    payer le maximum
  • 4
    (try) to have ou take a whack at (doing) something
    essayer (de faire) quelque chose
    to get first whack at something/at doing
    avoir la primeur de quelque chose/de faire


  • paf!

transitive verb

  • 2
    (British English) (defeat)
  • 3 [figurative]to whack £10 off the price
    réduire le prix de dix livres


out of whack

(American English) (cupboard)
mal foutu
(arm, leg)

Phrasal verbs

whack off

se branler

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