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  • n. riding crop, horse whip


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  • There he found his father at the table, braiding rawhide strands to make a riding whip called a quirt.

    Plain Language

  • The next day Tommy's seatmate, Dicky Ray, was naughty in school, and Miss Linnet called him up, opened her desk, took out a little riding whip -- it was a bright blue one -- and then and there administered punishment.

    Twilight stories


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