Whip - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Whip.

BEAT
BEST
DEFEAT
FLAGELLATE
FLOG
LASH
SCOURGE
TAN
THRASH
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BEAT
  1. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  2. indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks; "Beat the rhythm"
  3. the sound of stroke or blow; "he heard the beat of a drum"
  4. sail with much tacking or with difficulty; "The boat beat in the strong wind"
  5. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
  6. wear out completely; "This kind of work exhausts me"; "I'm beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"
  7. move with a flapping motion; "The bird's wings were flapping"
  8. a regular route for a sentry or policeman; "in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name"
  9. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  10. move with a thrashing motion; "The bird flapped its wings"; "The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky"
  11. a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior
  12. come
BEST
  1. with or in a close or intimate relationship;
  2. "
  3. with great or especially intimate knowledge; "we knew them well"
  4. thorough;
  5. having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude;
  6. (used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirely or fully; "a book well worth reading"; "was well aware of the difficulties ahead"; "suspected only too well what might be going on"
  7. generally admired;
  8. financially sound;
  9. exerting force or influence;
  10. George - Belfast-born soccer player (1946-2005)
  11. resulting favorably;
  12. not left to spoil;
  13. (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well');
  14. not forged;
  15. without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor; "took the joke well"; "took the tragic news well"
  16. having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing sp
DEFEAT
  1. an unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest; "it was a narrow defeat"; "the army's only defeat"; "they suffered a convincing licking"
  2. the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals
  3. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
  4. thwart the passage of; "kill a motion"; "he shot down the student's proposal"
FLAGELLATE
  1. whip; "The religious fanatics flagellated themselves"
  2. a usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some are pathogens of humans and other animals
  3. having or resembling a lash or whip (as does a flagellum)
FLOG
  1. beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
  2. beat with a cane
  3. Sell (slang)
LASH
  1. strike as if by whipping; "The curtain whipped her face"
  2. beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
  3. lash or flick about sharply; "The lion lashed its tail"
  4. a quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object; "the whip raised a red welt"
  5. leather strip that forms the flexible part of a whip
  6. any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
  7. bind with a rope, chain, or cord; "lash the horse"
SCOURGE
  1. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
  2. whip; "The religious fanatics flagellated themselves"
  3. a whip used to inflict punishment (often used for pedantic humor)
  4. punish severely; excoriate
  5. a person who inspires fear or dread; "he was the terror of the neighborhood"
  6. something causing misery or death; "the bane of my life"
TAN
  1. a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  2. get a tan, from wind or sun
  3. treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather
  4. of a light yellowish-brown color
  5. a light brown the color of topaz
  6. beat or flog
  7. ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle
THRASH
  1. move data into and out of core rather than performing useful computation; "The system is thrashing again!"
  2. beat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all
  3. move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
  4. dance the slam dance
  5. beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
  6. give a thrashing to; beat hard
  7. beat the seeds out of a grain
  8. a swimming kick used while treading water
Clue Database Last Updated: 26/04/2018 9:00am

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