Whap \Whap\, Whop \Whop\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Whapped; p. pr. & vb. n. Whapping.] To beat or strike. [1913 Webster] Whap
Whap \Whap\, Whop \Whop\, n. A blow, or quick, smart stroke. [1913 Webster] Whapper
Whop \Whop\, v. t. Same as Whap. --Forby. [1913 Webster]
Whop \Whop\, n. Same as Whap. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurusbang, bash, baste, bastinado, bat, batter, beat, beating, belabor, belt, biff, birch, blank, blow, bonk, bop, buffet, bulldoze, bump, burst, bust, cane, chop, clap, clash, clip, clobber, clout, club, clump, coldcock, cowhide, crack, crash, cream, crump, cudgel, cut, dash, deal, deal a blow, deck, defeat utterly, dig, dint, drub, drubbing, drumming, fetch, fetch a blow, flagellate, flail, flap, flog, flop, fusillade, fustigate, give a whipping, give the stick, hammer, hit, hit a clip, horsewhip, jab, knock, knock cold, knock down, knock out, knout, lace, lambaste, lash, lay on, let have it, lick, overbear, overwhelm, paste, pelt, pistol-whip, plunk, poke, pommel, pound, pummel, punch, rap, rawhide, report, schmear, scourge, shellac, shut out, skunk, slam, slap, slat, slog, slug, smack, smash, smear, smite, snap, snow under, soak, sock, spank, splat, steamroller, strap, strike, strike at, stripe, stroke, swap, swat, swing, swinge, swipe, switch, tap, tattoo, thrash, thump, thwack, trounce, truncheon, wallop, whack, whale, wham, whap, whelm, whip, whitewash, whomp, yerk
- (UK): /wɒp/, /wQp/ or /ʍɒp/, /WQp/
- (US): , /wɑp/, /wAp/ or , /ʍɑp/, /WAp/
- Rhymes with: -ɒp
- In the context of "informal|transitive": To throw or move
- He angrily whopped the book onto the table.
Whopper can mean:
- Slang for anything large or imposing.
- Slang for a blatant or outrageous lie.
- Slang from North West England / Wales for an idiot / stupid person.
- A hamburger sold by Burger King — see Whopper.
- Small, spherical confectionery sold by Hershey — see Whoppers.
- A big-bust feature dancer and pornographic actress; see Wendy Whoppers.
- The correct pronunciation of the WOPR supercomputer in the movie WarGames.
- Danish slang for an overweight tourist from the USA (see List of ethnic slurs).
- In backgammon, an exceedingly bad move is called a "double whopper".
- doo-wop, music lyric, as well as a music culture
- "whop", or "whop-whop", or "whop, whop", an onomatopoeia [or onamatapea], of something being deflated, or the deflation as a result, such as regarding a flat-tire
- wop, an Italian insult, or an insult or slur about an Italian, including an Italian-American; in race humor, an automobile from a company with connotation largely related to Italy, including reference to a flat-tire; some state government motor vehicle agencies prohibit any allusion to "whopper", "whop", "wop", regarding license-plate allocation.
- Also pronounced Whoppers