transitive verbwhopped whopped, whop·ping, whops
- To strike with a heavy blow.
- To defeat soundly; thrash.
A heavy blow; a sharp thud.
Origin of whopMiddle English whappen, variant of wappen, to throw violently.
(third-person singular simple present whops, present participle whopping, simple past and past participle whopped)
- (informal) To throw or move (something) quickly, usually with an impact.
- He angrily whopped the book onto the table.
From Middle English whappen, wappen