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whip

whip

 
 
pronunciation:
wIp
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: whipped, whipping, whips
definition 1: to beat an animal or human with something like a long piece of rope or leather.
He whipped the horse.
definition 2: to beat eggs or cream.
I whipped the cream for our pies.
synonyms:
beat
similar words:
blend, mix
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a long, thin thing like a rope that is attached to a handle. A whip is used to hit or beat an animal or person.
 
similar words:
cane, cord, switch
derivations: whiplike (adj.), whipper (n.)