Whop
Whap \Whap\, Whop \Whop\, n. A blow, or quick, smart stroke. [1913 Webster]

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  • WHOP — can refer to:* WHOP (AM), a radio station at 1230 AM licensed to Hopkinsville, Kentucky * WHOP FM, a radio station at 98.7 FM licensed to Hopkinsville, Kentucky …   Wikipedia

  • Whop — Whop, v. t. Same as {Whap}. Forby. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whop — Whop, n. Same as {Whap}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • whop — whop·per; whop; …   English syllables

  • whop — [wɔp US wa:p] v past tense and past participle whopped present participle whopping [T] spoken [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: wap to throw violently, hit (14 20 centuries)] ↑whup …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • whop — to beat, strike, mid 15c., of imitative origin; Cf. Welsh chwap a stroke, also of imitative origin; Cf. also WAP (Cf. wap) …   Etymology dictionary

  • whop — (chiefly N. Amer. also whap) informal ► VERB (whopped, whopping) ▪ hit hard. ► NOUN ▪ a heavy blow or its sound. ORIGIN from dialect wap «strike» …   English terms dictionary

  • whop — [hwäp, wäp] Informal vt., vi. whopped, whopping [< ME wappen, prob. echoic] 1. to hit, strike, beat, etc. 2. to defeat decisively n. a sharp, resounding blow, stroke, thump, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Whop — Whap Whap, Whop Whop, v. i. [Cf. OE. quappen to palpitate, E. quob, quaver, wabble, awhape, wap.] To throw one s self quickly, or by an abrupt motion; to turn suddenly; as, she whapped down on the floor; the fish whapped over. Bartlett. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whop — Whap Whap, Whop Whop, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Whapped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Whapping}.] To beat or strike. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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