from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To strike (someone or something) with a sharp blow; slap.
- transitive v. Slang To kill deliberately; murder.
- intransitive v. To deal a sharp, resounding blow.
- n. A sharp, swift blow.
- n. The sound made by a sharp, swift blow.
- whack off Vulgar Slang To masturbate.
- idiom have Informal To try out; attempt.
- idiom out of whack Informal Improperly ordered or balanced; not functioning correctly.
- idiom whacked out Slang Exhausted.
- idiom whacked out Slang Crazy.
- idiom whacked out Slang Under the influence of a mind-altering drug.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A blow, impact or slap.
- n. A share or portion.
- n. An attempt.
- v. To hit, slap or strike.
- v. To kill, bump off.
- v. To share or parcel out.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To strike; to beat; to give a heavy or resounding blow to; to thrash; to make with whacks.
- transitive v. To divide into shares; ; -- often with up.
- intransitive v. To strike anything with a smart blow.
- n. A smart resounding blow.
- n. A portion; share; allowance.
- n. an attempt
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Fettle; condition.
- To give a heavy or resounding blow to; thwack.
- To divide into shares; apportion; parcel out.
- To strike, or continue striking, anything with smart blows.
- To make a division or settlement; square accounts; pay: often in the phrase to whack up.
- n. A heavy blow; a thwack.
- n. A stroke; a trial or attempt: as, to take a whack at a job.
- n. A piece; a share; a portion.
- n. Appetite.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. hit hard
- n. the sound made by a sharp swift blow
- n. the act of hitting vigorously
The Ducks are whole other squad in their building, while on the road, Jeremiah Masoli is as cool as a Stuart Scott catchphrase that was as whack as the term whack was back in 2003.
No. 17, 559 yards, par 5 (Lang Whang): A "good whack" is required for players to have a reasonable chance of reaching the green.
It's about PETA, once again, showing that they are a bunch of fuckin 'whack-jobs.
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A good whack from a silver string axe leaves your big turkey ghost just a cold casserole.
Paddy-whack is a pathetic critter - a true example of obsessive-compulsive behavior.
First let me say this is the whackest anime I've seen, it beats the final two episodes of Neon Genesis because Lain has been whack from the beginning.
GOLDBERG: Well, I think that you need to be really clear that the people that you refer to as whack jobs and the people who -- the anarchists is who you are talking about.
And losing four fine, big heifer calves at one whack is no way to get rich; is it, Miss Louise?
One thing we've got is this thing I call the whack-a-mole, where it's a rhythm section that's built into the snow.