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Synonyms for whack
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  1. whacknoun

    the sound made by a sharp swift blow

    Synonyms:
    whang, knock, rap, belt

  2. knock, belt, rap, whack, whangverb

    the act of hitting vigorously

    "he gave the table a whack"

    Synonyms:
    bang, strike, swath, roast, rap, tap, belt, knock, belted ammunition, pat, belt ammunition, blame, whang, rap music, knocking, bash, hip-hop, smash

  3. whack, wham, whop, wallopverb

    hit hard

    "The teacher whacked the boy"

    Synonyms:
    wallop, whap, sock, bonk, bash, bop, whop, wham

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  1. whackverb

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] strike, beat, thrash, THWACK

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  1. List of paraphrases for "whack":

    kill

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#6828tap
#7199blame
#9810knock
#10441bash
#12043sock
#13309roast
#13346smash
#19152bop
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#31980wham
#42591swath
#66222bonk
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#146144whang
#203937whap
#248371whop

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  1. Holly Phillips:

    This checklist of 10 reasons your internal thermostat is out of whack can help you get a handle on why you're chronically freezing your butt off. You're too thin Low body weight — defined as a BMI hovering around 18.5 or under — can chill you out for a couple of reasons. First, when you're underweight, you lack an adequate level of body fat to insulate you from cold temperatures, explained Maggie Moon, RD, a Los Angeles – based nutritionist. The other thing is, to maintain that low BMI, you have to reduce your food intake so you likely aren't eating very much at all. Skimping on calories puts the brakes on your metabolism, so you don't create enough body heat. Consider putting on a few pounds by loading up on whole, healthy foods that contain lots of protein, fat, and complex carbohydrates. RELATED : Subtle Signs of Eating Disorders Your Thyroid is out of whack Add cold intolerance to the long list of health issues you can blame on the butterfly-shaped gland in your neck. Always being cold is a telltale sign of hypothyroidism, which means Your Thyroid doesn't secrete enough thyroid hormone.

  2. Justin Sherman:

    The Trump administration has taken almost like a whack-a-mole approach to dealing with these issues, because it seems that as soon as a Chinese company is in the news, all of a sudden that becomes the new target, it seems very unlikely that there is thinking going on about the longer term strategy, and much more likely that the focus instead is on this politically motivated attack on an application because it's a Chinese-owned app, even if there are real security questions.

  3. Brian Flannery:

    It was literally whack-a-mole. You would get the okay to spend cash when there was an incident. A reactive security program in that kind of environment is not what you're looking for.

  4. Michael Fields:

    The whole market is out of whack, we have to build more, not tax more.

  5. Shay Rowbottom:

    I can see how a 25-year-old or a millennial or someone who is social media savvy could log on for a bit, explore around, experience some of the glitches or just lack of built-out features... and I can see how people could just be turned off, and be like' Dude, this platform is whack,' and then they leave, it's also good for me because there's no competition.


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