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whim-whams, the

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whiff

noun
  1. A swing at and miss of a baseball; also, a strikeout
  2. Cocaine; snow: Hey, man, know where I can score some whiff? (1970s+ Narcotics)
verb
  1. To strike at a ball and miss (1916+ Baseball)
  2. To strike out: surpassed Sandy Koufax's single-season strikeout record, whiffing 383 batters (1916+ Baseball)
  3. To inhale cocaine into the nose; snort, toot (1970s+ Narcotics)

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