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whip
British English: /wɪp/
American English: /(h)wɪp/

Translation of whip in French:

noun

  • 2 (British English) (Politics) (official)
    (député chargé d'assurer la discipline de vote des membres de son parti)
    chef (m) de file
    (notice, summons)
    convocation (f) (envoyée aux membres d'un parti lors d'une séance de Parlement importante)
    to resign the party whip
    démissionner du groupe parlementaire
  • 3 (Culinary) strawberry whip
    mousse aux fraises
    instant whip
    dessert (m) instantané

transitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (beat)
    fouetter (person, animal)
    the wind whipped our faces
    le vent nous fouettait le visage
  • 2 (Culinary)
    fouetter (cream)
    battre [quelque chose] en neige (egg whites)
  • 3
    [informal]
    (remove quickly) she whipped the newspaper from under his nose
    elle lui a chipé (informal) le journal sous le nez
    I whipped the key out of his hand
    je lui ai arraché la clé des mains
    he whipped the plates off the table
    il a prestement retiré les assiettes de la table
  • 6 (American English) (defeat)

intransitive verb

[informal]
  • p prés etc -pp-
    (move fast) to whip in/out
    entrer/sortir précipitamment
    he whipped into a shop to buy a paper
    il est entré rapidement dans un magasin pour acheter un journal
    I'll just whip out to get some milk
    je sors juste une minute pour aller acheter du lait
    she's just whipped over ou round to the neighbours
    elle est juste allée faire un saut (informal) chez les voisins
    to whip round
    se retourner brusquement

Phrasal verbs

whip away

whip away [something], whip [something] away
(person)
retirer or enlever prestement (plate, book)
(wind)
faire voler, emporter brusquement (hat, scarf)

whip back

1 whip back
(branch, wire)
revenir brusquement en arrière
2 whip back [something], whip [something] back
récupérer [quelque chose] brusquement (object)
I wanted to read the letter, but he whipped it back
je voulais lire la lettre mais il me l'a arrachée des mains

whip in

1 whip in (Hunting)
être piqueur
2 whip in [something], whip [something] in 2.1 (Hunting)
rassembler (hounds)
2.2 (Culinary)
incorporer [quelque chose] (avec un fouet) (cream)
3 whip in [somebody], whip [somebody] in (American English) (Politics)
rallier (party members)

whip off

whip off [something], whip [something] off
enlever or ôter [quelque chose] à toute vitesse (garment, shoes)

whip on

whip on [something], whip [something] on 1.1
enfiler [quelque chose] à toute vitesse (garment)
1.2 (urge on)
cravacher (horse)

whip out

whip out [something]
sortir [quelque chose] brusquement (wallet, gun)

whip through

expédier (task, book)

whip up

whip up [something] 1.1 (incite)
attiser (hatred, enthusiasm)
provoquer (fear)
ranimer (indignation, hostility)
rallier (support)
inciter, provoquer (strike, unrest)
to whip the crowd up into a frenzy
1.2 (Culinary)
battre [quelque chose] au fouet, fouetter (cream, eggs)
1.3 (produce quickly)
préparer [quelque chose] en vitesse (snack, meal, report)

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