Antonyms of WHIPPING

Examples of usage:

  1. Character must ever be a mystery, only to be explained in some degree by conduct; and that is very dependent upon accident: and unless we have a perpetual whipping of the tender part of the reader's mind, interest in invisible persons must needs flag. "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
  2. He claimed that it was his first whipping, but he could not stand the old head; it was too hard for him. "Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi" by George H. Devol
  3. Whipping off his coat he hastily beat out the flames that were running up the side of the hut from the blazing oil, and scattered dust over the latter with his foot. "The Blind Lion of the Congo" by Elliott Whitney
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