Definition of whelp
- whelp Noun the young of a mammal.
- whelp Noun an insolent youth.
- whelp Noun one of several wooden strips to prevent wear on a windlass on a clipper-era ship.
- whelp Noun a tooth on a sprocket wheel (compare sprocket, def. 2; cog, def. 1).
- whelp Verb to give birth.