Thesaurus / crack whip
other words for crack whip
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Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
This was a hard nut to crack, if his past were not to be ruthlessly severed from Angel's by a word.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
And that was he also in kilts, at the age of five, wearing long curls and holding a whip in his hand.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
As commander-in-chief, Bonaparte, for the time being, held the whip hand and could show his dislike by severe reprimands.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The memory of the hawk-nosed, steel-eyed officer who rode from Kurnaul to Meerut in twenty-four hours smote him like a whip.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
There was no fight in his men; they ran like a pack of frightened coyotes at the first crack of a gun.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Here, said Toby, as the young Jew placed some fragments of food and a bottle upon the table, Success to the crack!
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
She gave him a cavalier little nod, touched her horse with the whip, and a moment later was lost in a cloud of dust.
She suddenly forgot the ducks and pointed with her whip at the low hills behind her house.
There is always something doing there, and I opened the door a crack to hear what was under discussion.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD