whippy

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whippy

(ˈwɪpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
resembling a whip, esp in being slim or fast

whip•py

(ˈʰwɪp i, ˈwɪp i)

adj. -pi•er, -pi•est.
1. of, pertaining to, or resembling a whip.
2. bending and snapping back in the manner of a whip: a whippy tree branch.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.whippy - bending and snapping back readily without breaking
elastic - capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy; "an elastic band"; "a youthful and elastic walk"
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whippy

[ˈwɪpɪ] ADJflexible, dúctil

whippy

adj cane, fishing rodbiegsam, elastisch
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