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whap

[whop, wop, hwap, wap] /whɒp, wɒp, ʰwæp, wæp/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), whapped, whapping, noun
1.
whop.
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  • They growl and bat at each other and whap the surface.
British Dictionary definitions for whap

whap

/wɒp/
verb, noun whaps, whapping, whapped
1.
a less common spelling of whop

whop

/wɒp/
verb whops, whopping, whopped
1.
(transitive) to strike, beat, or thrash
2.
(transitive) to defeat utterly
3.
(intransitive) to drop or fall
noun
4.
a heavy blow or the sound made by such a blow
Word Origin
C14: variant of wap, perhaps of imitative origin
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