English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'thwack'

(noun) 
Definition
a blow with something flat
a sharp thwack across the arm that left fingermarks for ages
Synonyms
smack
I end up shouting at him or giving him a smack.
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blow
He went off to hospital after a blow to the face.
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whack
He gave the tree trunk a whack with the axe.
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bash (informal)
She gave him a bash on the head.
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thump
He felt a thump on his shoulder.
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clout (informal)
I was half tempted to give them a clout myself.
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swipe
He gave Andrew a swipe on the ear.
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wallop (informal)
With a single wallop, Clarke sent him flying.
(verb) 
Definition
to beat with something flat
He just thwacked me on the back of the head with a ruler.
Synonyms
smack
She smacked me on the side of the head.
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hit
She hit him hard across his left arm.
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bash (informal)
My mother bashed her shin with a suitcase.
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thump
He thumped me, nearly knocking me over.
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beat
He lost the boxing match and was badly beaten by his opponent.
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deck (slang)
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chin (slang)
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clout (informal)
The officer clouted him on the head.
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flog
He never flogs his horse no matter how slowly she goes.
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whack
Someone whacked him on the head.
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wallop (informal)
She walloped me over the head with a cushion.
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lambast(e)
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beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of bash
Definition
a heavy blow
She gave him a bash on the head.
Synonyms
belt (informal),
rap,
sock (slang),
clout (informal),
clump (slang),
whack (informal),
wallop (informal),
slosh (British, slang),
tonk (informal),
clomp (slang)
in the sense of bash
Definition
to strike violently or crushingly
My mother bashed her shin with a suitcase.
Synonyms
hit,
belt (informal),
deck (slang),
sock (slang),
chin (slang),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
biff (slang),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
slosh (British, slang),
tonk (informal),
lay one on (slang),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)
in the sense of beat
Definition
to strike with a series of violent blows
He lost the boxing match and was badly beaten by his opponent.
Synonyms
hit,
belt (informal),
deck (slang),
bash (informal),
sock (slang),
chin (slang),
cane,
lick (informal),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
tonk (informal),
thwack (informal),
lambast(e),
lay one on (slang),
tan (informal),
lam (informal),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)

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