Definitions

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  • n. Agent noun of whip; a person or thing that whips.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who whips; especially, an officer who inflicts the penalty of legal whipping.
  • n. One who raises coal or merchandise with a tackle from a chip's hold.
  • n. A kind of simple willow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See the extract.
  • n. One who whips; particularly, an officer who inflicts punishment by legal whipping.
  • n. A flagellant.
  • n. Something that surpasses or beats all; a “whopper.”
  • n. One who raises coals with a whip from a ship's hold: same as coal-whipper.
  • n. In spinning, a simple kind of willow.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who administers punishment by wielding a switch or whip

Etymologies

whip +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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