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whip·per-in

(wĭp′ər-ĭn′, hwĭp′-)
n. pl. whip·pers-in (wĭp′ərz-, hwĭp′-)
1. Sports A person who assists the huntsman in handling a pack of hounds in foxhunting.
2. The whip in a legislative body.

whipper-in

n, pl whippers-in
(Hunting) a person employed to assist the huntsman managing the hounds in a hunt
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whipper-in - huntsman's assistant in managing the hounds
assistant, helper, help, supporter - a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work"
Translations

whipper-in

[ˈwɪpərˈɪn] N (whippers-in (pl)) (Hunting) → montero/a m/f que cuida los perros de caza

whipper-in

nPikör(in) m(f), → Vorreiter(in) m(f) (bei der Parforcejagd)
References in periodicals archive ?
When Bobby Dawson a whipper-in for the Bilsdale Hunt died in 1902 the parson refused permission for a memorial stone Celtic cross bearing a fox, horn and whip to enter the church yard at St Hilda's Chop Gate so it stood outside the church gates for 12 years.
I'd only been off a couple of months, I was whipper-in for the Fife Hunt, but I missed it badly.
Jeremy Carter-Manning QC, prosecuting for the RSPCA, said it was not in the public interest to continue proceedings against hunt master Vanessa Lambert, a director of the hunt, and whipper-in Duncan Hame following guilty pleas from the other three defendants.
In his capacity as whipper-in for the Ward Union Staghounds, he was headbutted by a stag shortly after the 2003 festival, and sat out a week of racing before the 2005 event after a fall out on the Friday hunt.
She was trying to prove they were flouting the ban on foxhunting when she clashed with Marles, who was the hunt's whipper-in.
The idea, hatched by the ubiquitous charity whipper-in Nick Venning, was to give the city wall ahs a taste of what it's like for those who have to sleep rough every night.
Whipper-in Matt hew Kitchen- Dunn said: "The YAA has been there for us when we've needed them, for example, when someone's had an eck injury.
Winning at the Royal Welsh was a first for the Clettwr Team - consisting of whipper-in Ioan Thomas riding his own Murphy; Catrin Jones on her diminutive Cardi, Sarah Jones on Bubbles and sister Alison on Ginny.
Judge Mr V Mathews spoke highly of the quality of stock exhibited by huntsman Dylan Davies and whipper-in Iolo Humphreys.
Linda Stott, 42, a children's nurse from Cross Crake, near Kendal, arrived on Tyneside with daughter Eve, 10, and son Calum, 14, who is already an honorary joint whipper-in with the Coniston Fox Hounds.
GOING TO THE DOGS: Little Charlotte Perks, two, (left) gets to know one of the hounds with Mum Sally - and, right, one of the hounds gets to know our photographer; HAPPY HUNTING: Whipper-in David Orange and huntsman Richard Sutton with hounds at Arbury.
Otis Ferry, 17, has become the second whipper-in of the Middleton Hunt in North Yorkshire after leaving upper-crust Marlborough public school.