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larrup

[lar-uh p] /ˈlær əp/
verb (used with object), larruped, larruping.
1.
to beat or thrash.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; perhaps < Dutch larpen to thresh with flails
Related forms
larruper, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for larrup

larrup

/ˈlærəp/
verb
1.
(transitive) (dialect) to beat or flog
Derived Forms
larruper, noun
Word Origin
C19: of unknown origin
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Word Origin and History for larrup
v.

"to beat, thrash," 1823, of unknown origin, possibly related to Dutch larpen "to thrash." First mentioned as a Suffolk dialect word.

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Slang definitions & phrases for larrup

larrup

verb

To beat; thrash; clobber, lambaste, lather (1839+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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