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(noun) 
Definition
a piece of leather or rope attached at one end to a stiff handle, used for hitting people or animals
Prisoners were regularly beaten with a whip.
Synonyms
lash
They forced him to run while flogging him with a lash.
,
cane
,
birch
, ,
crop
She grabbed her riding hat and crop and led the way out.
,
scourge
a heavy scourge with a piece of iron lashed into its knot
,
thong
,
rawhide
,
riding crop
,
horsewhip
,
bullwhip
,
knout
,
cat-o'-nine-tails
(verb) 
Definition
to hit with a whip
He was whipped with a studded belt.
Synonyms
lash
They snatched up whips and lashed the backs of those who had fallen.
,
cane
,
flog
Flog them soundly!
,
beat
He lost the boxing match and was badly beaten by his opponent.
, ,
leather
They leathered me because they thought I could tell them where she'd gone.
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punish
George has never had to punish the children.
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strap
If we were late, they used to strap us.
,
tan (slang)
I'll tan his backside for him.
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thrash
He was thrashed with a cane until his skin turned red.
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lick (informal)
,
birch
,
scourge
They were scourging him severely.
, ,
castigate
She castigated him for having no intellectual interests.
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lambast(e)
, ,
give a hiding (informal)
(verb) 
Definition
to move or go quickly and suddenly
(informal)  I whipped into a parking space.
Synonyms
dash
Suddenly she dashed out into the garden.
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shoot
They had almost reached the boat when a figure shot past them.
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fly
I flew downstairs.
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tear
The door flew open and she tore into the room.
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rush
Someone inside the building rushed out.
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dive
They dived into a taxi.
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dart
She darted away through the trees.
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whisk
She whisked out of the room.
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flit
the bird that flits from tree to tree
(verb) 
Definition
to beat (cream or eggs) with a whisk or fork until frothy or stiff
Whip the cream until it is thick.
Synonyms
whisk
Whisk together the sugar and the egg yolks.
,
beat
Beat the eggs and sugar until they start to thicken.
,
mix vigorously
,
stir vigorously
(verb) 
Definition
to rouse (someone) into a particular condition
an accomplished orator who could whip a crowd into hysteria
Synonyms
incite
He incited his fellow citizens to take revenge.
,
drive
Curiosity drove me to probe into what they worked on together.
,
push
Her parents kept her in school and pushed her to study.
, ,
stir
I was intrigued by him, stirred by his intellect.
,
spur
His friend's plight had spurred him into taking part.
,
provoke
His comments have provoked a shocked reaction.
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compel
the introduction of legislation to compel cyclists to wear a helmet
,
hound
hounded by the press
,
prod
a tactic to prod the government into spending more on education
,
work up
,
get going
,
agitate
The thought of them inheriting all these things agitated her.
, ,
inflame
They hold the rebels responsible for inflaming the villagers.
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instigate
The violence was instigated by ex-members of the secret police.
,
goad
He goaded me into taking direct action.
,
foment
They accused strike leaders of fomenting violence.
(verb) 
(informal)  Our school can whip theirs at football and rugby.
Synonyms
beat
He was easily beaten into third place.
,
thrash
They thrashed their opponents 5-0.
,
trounce
Australia trounced France by sixty points to four.
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wipe the floor with (informal)
, ,
defeat
His guerrillas defeated the colonial army.
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stuff (slang)
, ,
overcome
the satisfaction of overcoming a rival
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hammer (informal)
He hammered the young left-hander in four straight sets.
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overwhelm
One massive assault would overwhelm the weakened enemy.
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conquer
a Navajo myth about a great warrior who conquers the spiritual enemies of his people
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lick (informal)
He might be able to lick us all in a fair fight.
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rout
The Norman army routed the English opposition.
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overpower
Britain's tennis No.1 yesterday overpowered his American rival.
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outdo
Both sides have tried to outdo each other.
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clobber (slang)
She clobbered him with a vase.
,
take apart (slang)
,
run rings around (informal)
,
blow out of the water (slang)
,
make mincemeat out of (informal)
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Phrasal verbs

See whip someone up

Additional synonyms

in the sense of agitate
Definition
to excite, disturb, or trouble
The thought of them inheriting all these things agitated her.
Synonyms
in the sense of castigate
Definition
to find fault with or reprimand (a person) harshly
She castigated him for having no intellectual interests.
Synonyms
carpet (informal),
flame (informal),
put down,
slate (informal, British),
dress down (informal),
tear into (informal),
diss (slang),
read the riot act,
slap on the wrist,
lambast(e),
bawl out (informal),
rap over the knuckles,
haul over the coals (informal),
chew out (US, Canadian, informal),
tear (someone) off a strip (British, informal),
give a rocket (British, New Zealand, informal)
in the sense of clobber
Definition
to batter
She clobbered him with a vase.
Synonyms
bash (informal),
beat up (informal),
wallop (informal),
rough up (informal),
lambast(e),
duff up (informal),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)

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