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Synonyms 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

    Synonyms:
    trouncing, flagellation, thrashing, debacle, whipstitch, walloping, lashing, drubbing, whipstitching, flogging, tanning, beating, slaughter

    Antonyms:
    spiritless

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

    a sound defeat

    Synonyms:
    whacking, beating, flogging, whipstitch, mass murder, whipstitching, lacing, carnage, debacle, walloping, drubbing, butchery, thrashing, licking, fiasco, trouncing, massacre, lashing, tanning, flagellation, slaughter

    Antonyms:
    spiritless

  3. whipstitch, whipping, whipstitchingnoun

    a sewing stitch passing over an edge diagonally

    Synonyms:
    trouncing, flagellation, thrashing, flogging, whipstitch, walloping, debacle, lashing, drubbing, whipstitching, tanning, beating, slaughter

    Antonyms:
    spiritless

  4. beating, whippingadjective

    the act of overcoming or outdoing

    Synonyms:
    whacking, beating, flogging, whipstitch, whipstitching, lacing, lashing, drubbing, thrashing, licking, walloping, debacle, trouncing, tanning, flagellation, slaughter

    Antonyms:
    spiritless

  5. snappy, whippingadjective

    smart and fashionable

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

    Synonyms:
    spanking, nipping, lively, rakish, alert, snappy, crisp, dapper, dashing, snappish, rattling, raffish, merry, frosty, jaunty, zippy, nippy, natty, brisk, spiffy, spruce

    Antonyms:
    spiritless

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. whippingnoun

    Synonyms:
    flogging, beating, castigation, thrashing, LICKING

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. whippingnoun

    Synonyms:
    chastisement, castigation, punishment, scourging, trouncing, flagellation, beating, lashing, fustigation, flogging, mauling, defeat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "whipping":

    flogging, whip, lashing, caning, skin

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. whipping

    Synonyms:
    Flagellantism, flagellomania,

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How to use whipping in a sentence?

  1. Del Cueto:

    They were not whipping anyone, they don't carry whips. They don't get assigned whips. What they do is a training technique that has been shown to them to make sure that no one takes over their horse. It was to protect the horse, to protect the rider, and to protect the individual that was trying to cause chaos and knock down that rider from that horse.

  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. Max Stern:

    We can not help but think it not coincidental that the decision by Yale University officials to seek expulsion of the captain of Yale University basketball team followed by little more than a month the report of the Association of American Universities( AAU) which was highly critical of the incidence of sexual assault on the Yale University campus, and the Yale University President's promise, in response, to' redouble our efforts,' from what appears, Jack Montague has been pilloried as a' whipping boy' for a campus problem that has galvanized national attention.

  4. 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.'.

  5. Roy Johnson:

    He did a great job at the last minute coming in there and throwing the ball around and whipping it around and so you know we’re really confident with him and then you know what we do more than anything else and that’s played defense and play special teams.

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

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