verb (used with object), horse·whipped, horse·whip·ping.
- horsetail agaric,
- horsetail tree,
- horst wessel song
Origin of horsewhip
Examples from the Web for horse-whip
Her inhuman mistress repeatedly beat her, now with a hearth-broom, now with a horse-whip or a cane.The Chronicles of Newgate, vol. 1/2|Arthur Griffiths
Horse-whip him, and he will bend his back to the lash, and thank you, as every blow is worth so many dollars.Diary in America, Series Two|Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
He shall send his friends to me, or I will horse-whip him every time we meet.The Sea-Hawk|Raphael Sabatini
Here he stripped him naked and thrashed him with his horse-whip, till the young man succumbed to the pain and collapsed.
He had determined to horse-whip Brogten, at all hazards, though he knew that Brogten was far stronger than himself.Julian Home|Dean Frederic W. Farrar