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Noun
A strip of leather or length of cord fastened to a handle, used for flogging or beating a person or for urging on an animal
“When she got there, she grabbed the leather whip that was hanging on the wall next to her.”
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A component of the action of a mechanical keyboard instrument such as a piano or organ
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The fact of being a member of a group
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Person who makes things happen
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Person who engineers vehicle
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Appendages for sensing, usually on insects or electronics
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A movement from side to side or back and forth
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The act of compelling observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation
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A material made from the skin of an animal by tanning or a similar process
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A narrow strip of leather or other material, used especially as a fastening or as the lash of a whip
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Something that provokes
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An act of moving from one point to another while suspended or on an axis
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Verb
To strike or hit repeatedly
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“I went off to government boarding schools and there they used to whip you and beat you if you spoke your Indian language.”
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To comprehensively defeat
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“Promoters even brought Jim Jeffries out of retirement in 1910 in the expectation that he would whip Johnson.”
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To move or go quickly and suddenly
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“He whipped round the corner.”
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To change direction quickly by turning or pivoting
“Ari would suddenly whip his car around to go look for Lloyd.”
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Agitate, stir up
“In a medium mixing bowl, whip the cream until it forms peaks.”
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Fire the imagination of
“The radio host whipped his listeners into a frenzy.”
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To take out or move (something) fast or suddenly
“The boys turned back to their bowling game, which as it turned out, was merely a contest to see who could whip the ball fastest down the lane.”
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To steal (something)
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“Christmas is special in many homes, but not when intruders whip four garden gnomes.”
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Provoke to action
“An accomplished orator who could whip a crowd into hysteria.”
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To crush into a soft, wet, shapeless, and pulpy mass
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Fall, move, or hang in a loose and ungainly way
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To incite or provoke into doing something
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Go somewhere for a short time, often without notice
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Cause to bubble
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To cause to happen by force, especially observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation
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Complain or protest strongly and persistently about
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Make uniform or similar
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Cause great mental suffering to
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Adjective
Exceptionally clever or talented
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