from The Century Dictionary.

  • Applied to a mottled or agitated blue color used on Chinese porcelain. See bleu fouetté.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective slang Controlled by a spouse or significant other to an unreasonable degree.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of whip.


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  • "...spatulated or whipped porcelain has not been considered strong enough for molar crowns..." - Albert Leland Le Gro, Ceramics in Dentistry. 1931, p. 228.

    March 19, 2011