English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'spank'

(verb) 
Definition
to slap (someone) with the open hand, on the buttocks or legs
Synonyms
smack
She smacked me on the side of the head.
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slap
My yoga instructor turned up and slapped me on the shoulder.
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whack
Someone whacked him on the head.
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belt (informal)
Is it true that she belted George in the stomach?
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tan (slang)
I'll tan his backside for him.
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slipper (informal)
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cuff
She cuffed him playfully around the ear.
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wallop (informal)
She walloped me over the head with a cushion.
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give (someone) a hiding (informal)
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put (someone) over your knee

Additional synonyms

in the sense of belt
Definition
to give (someone) a sharp blow
Is it true that she belted George in the stomach?
Synonyms
deck (slang),
bash (informal),
sock (slang),
clout (informal),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
lay one on (slang),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)
in the sense of cuff
Definition
to strike with an open hand
She cuffed him playfully around the ear.
Synonyms
hit,
box,
bat (informal),
belt (informal),
clout (informal),
biff (slang),
clobber (slang)
in the sense of slap
Definition
to strike sharply with something flat, such as the open hand
My yoga instructor turned up and slapped me on the shoulder.
Synonyms
hit,
clout (informal),
swipe (informal),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
lay one on (slang)

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Thesaurus for spank from the Collins English Thesaurus
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