noun Northern U.S.
Origin of whippletree
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Historical Examples of whippletree
The whippletree, dangling from the end over the beaten circular track, seemed cracked with heat and age.Foes in Ambush
Twelve “Swingle trees” (whippletree, whiffletree, singletree) are listed in the inventory.The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia
C. Malcolm Watkins
After three quarters of an hour or so I was suddenly startled alert by hearing the squeak-squeak of a whippletree out on the lawn.The Four Pools Mystery