Synonyms of whisk
1 rushDictionary • I was whisked away in a police car.
rush • The Act was rushed through after a legal loophole was discovered.
hurry • Claire hurried along the road.
2 pullDictionary • The waiter whisked our plates away.
whip (informal) • I whipped into a parking space.
snatch • He was snatched from the jaws of death at the last minute.
take • He took a handkerchief from his pocket.
3 speedDictionary • She whisked out of the room.
speed • The engine noise rises only slightly as I speed along.
race • They raced away out of sight.
shoot • They had almost reached the boat when a figure shot past them.
fly • I flew downstairs.
career • The car went careering off down the track.
tear • The door flew open and she tore into the room.
rush • Someone inside the building rushed out.
sweep • The car swept past the gate house.
dash • Suddenly she dashed out into the garden.
barrel (along) (informal, mainly US, Canadian)
sprint • He sprinted to the car.
dart • She darted away through the trees.
hasten • He hastened along the landing to her room.
burn rubber (informal)
go like the clappers (British, informal)
hightail it (US, informal)
wheech (Scottish, informal)
4 flickDictionary • The dog whisked its tail around in excitement.
flick • She flicked a speck of fluff from her sleeve.
sweep • She was in the kitchen sweeping the floor.
brush • I felt her hair brushing the back of my shoulder.
wipe • She wiped her hands on the towel.
1 flickDictionary • With one whisk of its tail, the horse brushed the flies off.
flick • a flick of a paintbrush
brush • I gave it a quick brush.
wipe • I'll give the surfaces a wipe with some disinfectant.
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beatIf you beat eggs, cream, or butter, you mix them thoroughly using a fork or beater.
• Beat the eggs and sugar until they start to thicken.
brushIf one thing brushes against another or if you brush one thing against another, the first thing touches the second thing lightly while passing it.
• I felt her hair brushing the back of my shoulder.
brushBrush is also a noun.
• I gave it a quick brush.
Thesaurus for whisk from the Collins English Thesaurus