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A whip used to control a horse.
tr.v. horse·whipped, horse·whip·ping, horse·whips
To beat with or as if with a horsewhip.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) a whip, usually with a long thong, used for managing horses
vb, -whips, -whipping or -whipped
(tr) to flog with such a whip
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n., v. -whipped, -whip•ping. n.
1. a whip for controlling horses.v.t.
2. to beat with a horsewhip.
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Past participle: horsewhipped
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|Noun||1.||horsewhip - a whip for controlling horses|
buggy whip - a horsewhip once used by a driver of a buggy; "since buggies have been replaced by cars the buggy whip has become a symbol for anything that is hopelessly outmoded"
whip - an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping
|Verb||1.||horsewhip - whip with a whip intended for horses|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
horsewhip[ˈhɔːrshwɪp] vt → cravacher
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
horsewhip[ˈhɔːswɪp] vt → frustare
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