What does whipping mean?

Definitions for whipping
ˈʰwɪp ɪŋ, ˈwɪp-whip·ping

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word whipping.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation(noun)

    beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment

  2. thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, whipping(noun)

    a sound defeat

  3. whipstitch, whipping, whipstitching(noun)

    a sewing stitch passing over an edge diagonally

  4. beating, whipping(adj)

    the act of overcoming or outdoing

  5. snappy, whipping(adj)

    smart and fashionable

    "snappy conversation"; "some sharp and whipping lines"

Wiktionary

  1. whipping(Noun)

    The punishment of being whipped.

  2. whipping(Noun)

    A heavy defeat; a thrashing.

  3. whipping(Noun)

    A cooking technique in which air is incorporated into cream etc.

  4. whipping(Noun)

    A cord or thread used to lash or bind something.

  5. whipping(Noun)

    The lashing of the end of a rope. (FM 55-501).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whipping

    of Whip

  2. Whipping

    a & n. from Whip, v

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. whipping

    See Flogging.

How to pronounce whipping?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say whipping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whipping in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whipping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of whipping in a Sentence

  1. Harriet Beecher Stowe:

    Whipping and abuse are like laudanum: you have to double the dose as the sensibilities decline.

  2. Whitney Vaughan:

    The flames were whipping and spreading so fast, it began to jump the road. There wasn't anywhere to go.

  3. Kim Schrier:

    We all teach our kids that we're better than this, that kind of rhetoric is unacceptable, and I'm hoping it brings a lot of those people out, saying,' No. We don't tolerate this divisiveness and whipping up a frenzy.'.

  4. Van Jones:

    The things that Donald Trump has done, and not just in this race, are horribly offensive, there is a dark underside here...he is whipping up and tapping into and pushing buttons that are very, very frightening to me and to a lot of people.

  5. Kathy Guillermo:

    The measures approved today are the first significant steps in decades toward ending the worst of horse racing abuses, the Stronach Group and the California Horse Racing Board get it: Drugging and whipping horses will not be tolerated in today's world.

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Translations for whipping

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  • ruoskinta, vatkaaminen, murskatappio, rihmosFinnish
  • failpeadhIrish
  • frustare, montareItalian
  • הַצלָפָהHebrew
  • betakeling, opkloppen, geseling, pak slaag, zweepslagenDutch

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