Synonyms for spanking

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"Spanking is too expensive nowadays," pertly added the girl, who wore her hair like a pianist.

Hes told us about how he sailed in the Spanking Sal and lost his leg fighting pirates.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, "very big or fine," later (especially of horses) "moving at a lively pace" (1738), perhaps from a Scandinavian source (cf. Danish spanke "to strut").

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