HyperDic: whiplash

English > 2 senses of the word whiplash:
NOUNstatewhiplash, whiplash injuryan injury to the neck (the cervical vertebrae) resulting from rapid acceleration or deceleration (as in an automobile accident)
actwhiplash, whip, lasha quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object
whiplash > pronunciation
Soundshhwih'plae.sh; wih'plae.sh
Rhymesabash ... Wabash: 38 rhymes with aesh...
English > whiplash: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningAn injury to the neck (the cervical vertebrae) resulting from rapid acceleration or deceleration (as in an automobile accident).
Synonymwhiplash injury
Broaderinjury, hurt, harm, traumaAny physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
Spanishdesnucamiento, latigazo
Catalantralla
English > whiplash: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object.
Synonymswhip, lash
BroaderblowA powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
Spanishlatigazo, látigo, tralla, vergajo, zurriagazo
Catalanfuetada

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