from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dominating position; advantage.
- n. The hand in which a whip is held.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the hand with which the whip is used; hence, advantage; mastery.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. position of advantage and control
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