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Definitions for whipping
ˈʰwɪp ɪŋ, ˈwɪp-whip·ping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellationnoun

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

  2. thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, whippingnoun

    a sound defeat

  3. whipstitch, whipping, whipstitchingnoun

    a sewing stitch passing over an edge diagonally

  4. beating, whippingadjective

    the act of overcoming or outdoing

  5. snappy, whippingadjective

    smart and fashionable

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

Wiktionary

  1. whippingnoun

    The punishment of being whipped.

  2. whippingnoun

    A heavy defeat; a thrashing.

  3. whippingnoun

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

  4. whippingnoun

    A cord or thread used to lash or bind something.

  5. whippingnoun

    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.

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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. 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.'.

  2. 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.

  3. Imran Khan:

    The truth always prevails and is always the best policy, bJP's attempt to win elections through whipping up war hysteria and false claims of downing a Pak F 16 has backfired with US Defense officials also confirming that no F16 was missing from Pakistan's fleet.

  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. Kyle Rodda:

    Overall I think markets are still skewed to taking on risk, and I don’t think we’ve seen the final record high by any means in the U.S. stock market or in global equities, at the end of the day, (the selloff earlier this week) was just markets whipping around as the froth has blown off risk assets.

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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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