|1.||[ verb ] beat severely with a whip or rod|
|Synonyms:||lash slash flog lather strap trounce welt|
"The teacher often flogged the students" "The children were severely trounced"
|Related terms:||beat cowhide flagellate cat birch switch horsewhip whipping lash beating wale|
|2.||[ verb ] colloquial usage; defeat thoroughly|
|Synonyms:||pip mop_up rack_up worst|
"He mopped up the floor with his opponents"
|Related terms:||beat thrashing|
|3.||[ noun ] (arms) an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping|
|Related terms:||instrument quirt scourge horsewhip cat-o'-nine-tails knout cowhide riding_crop strap stock lash crop flog|
|4.||[ verb ] thrash about flexibly in the manner of a whiplash|
"The tall grass whipped in the wind"
|Related terms:||jactitate convulse|
|5.||[ verb ] strike as if by whipping|
"The curtain whipped her face"
|Related terms:||strike urticate lash|
|6.||[ verb ] (food) whip with or as if with a wire whisk|
"whisk the eggs"
|Related terms:||beat cooking whip_up|
|7.||[ noun ] (golf) the flexibility of the shaft of a golf club|
|Related terms:||flexibility golf|
|8.||[ verb ] subject to harsh criticism|
"The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday" "the professor scaled the students" "your invectives scorched the community"
|9.||[ noun ] (politics) a legislator appointed by the party to enforce discipline|
|10.||[ noun ] (food) a dessert made of sugar and stiffly beaten egg whites or cream and usually flavored with fruit|
|Related terms:||dessert prune_whip|
|11.||[ noun ] a quick blow with a whip|