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whippy

[hwip-ee, wip-ee] /ˈʰwɪp i, ˈwɪp i/
adjective, whippier, whippiest.
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a whip.
2.
bending and snapping back in the manner of a whip:
a whippy tree branch.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; whip + -y1
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