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Meaning of HORSEWHIP

Pronunciation:  'hors`wip

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a whip for controlling horses
  2. [v]  whip with a horsewhip

HORSEWHIP is a 9 letter word that starts with H.


 See Also: buggy whip, flog, lash, lather, slash, strap, trounce, welt, whip, whip



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Horse"whip`\, n.
    A whip for horses.
  2. \Horse"whip`\, v. t.
    To flog or chastise with a horsewhip.
Thesaurus Terms
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