whupped

whup

[hwuhp, wuhp]
verb (used with object), whupped, whupping. South Midland and Southern U.S.
to whip; beat or defeat decisively: The top seed whupped his opponent in three straight sets.

Origin:
1890–95; orig. Scots form of whip

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whup (wʌp, wʊp)
 
vb , whups, whupping, whupped
informal chiefly (US) (tr) to defeat totally; overwhelm
 
[C19: variant of whip]

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