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Meaning of LARRUP

Pronunciation:  'larup

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  give a spanking to; subject to a spanking

LARRUP is a 6 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: paddle, spank
 See Also: beat, beat up, work over



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lar"rup\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Larruped}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Larruping}.] [Perh, a corrupt. of lee rope, used by
sailors in beating the boys; but cf. D. larpen to thresh,
larp a whip, blow.]
To beat or flog soundly. [Prov. Eng. & Colloq. U.S.] --Forby.

Thesaurus Terms
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