Definitions for walloper

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wal•lopˈwɒl əp(v.; n.)-loped, -lop•ing

  1. (v.t.)to beat soundly; thrash.

  2. to strike with a vigorous blow; belt; sock:

    to wallop the ball out of the park.

    Category: Informal

  3. to defeat thoroughly, as in a game.

    Category: Informal

  4. (v.i.)to move clumsily.

    Category: Informal

  5. (of a liquid) to boil violently.

  6. Obs. to gallop.

  7. (n.)a vigorous blow.

  8. the ability to deliver vigorous blows, as in boxing.

  9. Informal. the ability to make a forceful impression; punch: a pleasurable thrill; kick.

    an ad that packs a wallop.

    Category: Informal

Origin of wallop:

1300–50; ME walopen to gallop, wal(l)op gallop < AF waloper (v.), walop (n.), OF galoper, galop; see gallop

wal′lop•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. walloper(noun)

    a very hard hitter

  2. walloper(noun)

    a winner by a wide margin

  3. whopper, walloper(noun)

    a gross untruth; a blatant lie

Wiktionary

  1. walloper(Noun)

    One who wallops.

  2. walloper(Noun)

    A policeman, a male police officer.

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