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Synonyms for whipsaw
ˈʰwɪpˌsɔ, ˈwɪp-whip·saw

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  1. two-handed saw, whipsaw, two-man saw, lumberman's sawverb

    a saw with handles at both ends; intended for use by two people

    lumberman's saw, two-handed saw, two-man saw

  2. whipsawverb

    victimize, especially in gambling or negotiations

  3. whipsawverb

    saw with a whipsaw

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  1. Dennis Dick:

    We got a lot of optimism for the earnings, but then you’ve got fear of inflation and that’s kind of giving us a whipsaw market.

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