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See definition of horsewhip on Dictionary.com
  • as inwhip
  • as inlash
  • as inscourge

synonyms for horsewhip

  • cane
  • bat
  • belt
  • birch
  • cat-o'-nine-tails
  • crop
  • goad
  • knout
  • lash
  • prod
  • push
  • rawhide
  • rod
  • ruler
  • scourge
  • strap
  • switch
  • thong
  • bullwhip
See also synonyms for: horsewhipped / horsewhipping
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How to use horsewhip in a sentence

I could not help at the meeting threatening to horsewhip J. Price for the falsehoods that he with the others had reported.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Seizing him by the collar, and threatening him with the horsewhip.
TWO MEN OF SANDY BARBRET HARTE
The horsewhip and revolver were as necessary to its conduct as the pen and inkpot.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
I only wonder he did not horsewhip Philip round the quadrangle.
THE HEIR OF REDCLYFFECHARLOTTE M. YONGE
I am told she lifted her horsewhip on a gentleman once, and then put her horse at him and rode him down.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
But Johnny had not forgotten the severe correction his father had given him in the stable with a horsewhip.
DOTTY DIMPLE AT HOMESOPHIE MAY
If Mr. Plinlimmon chooses to take him at the door and horsewhip him, I say nothing against it.
THE ADVENTURES OF HARRY REVELSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
A tall, lithe form vaulted a neighboring wall and the swish of a horsewhip cut the air.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
And to those who drag children, droning out hymns through our quiet streets on Sunday, my sympathies extend to a horsewhip.
LONDON'S UNDERWORLDTHOMAS HOLMES
Her father supported John's claim, and threatened to horsewhip the fine gentleman if he visited the Roxby Arms again.
A TRUE FRIENDADELINE SERGEANT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HORSEWHIP

  • baste
  • batter
  • buffet
  • chastise
  • dash
  • drum
  • flagellate
  • flay
  • flog
  • hammer
  • hide
  • hit
  • horsewhip
  • knock
  • lam
  • lather
  • pound
  • pummel
  • scourge
  • smack
  • strap
  • strike
  • thrash
  • wear out
  • whale
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