Definition of whip

Definition of whip
  1. whip Noun A lash; a pliant, flexible instrument, such as a rod (commonly of cane or rattan) or a plaited or braided rope or thong (commonly of leather) used to create a sharp "crack" sound for directing or herding animals
  2. whip Noun A member of a political party who is in charge of enforcing the party's policies in votes.
  3. whip Noun Whipped cream.
  4. whip Noun A purchase in which one block is used to gain a 2:1 mechanical advantage.
  5. whip Noun (slang/African American Vernacular English) A mode of personal motorized transportation; an automobile, all makes and models including motorcycles, excluding public transportation.
  6. whip Verb To hit with a whip.
  7. whip Verb By extension, to hit with any flexible object.
  8. whip Verb To defeat.
  9. whip Verb To mix in a rapid aerating fashion, especially food.
  10. whip Verb To urge into action.
  11. whip Verb To bind the end of a rope with twine or other small stuff to prevent its unlaying: fraying or unravelling
  12. whip Verb To throw or kick an object at a high velocity.
  13. whip Verb To fish a body of water especially by making repeated casts.
  14. whip Verb To snap back and forth like a whip.
  15. whip Verb To move very fast.
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