Whoop-ass meaning

(figuratively, slang, US) An act of beating.
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(idiomatic, slang, US) To beat or strike.
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(idiomatic, slang, US) To defeat in a fight.
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(idiomatic, slang, US) To defeat or excel against (someone) in a competitive event.
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(idiomatic, slang, US) A fight.
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(figuratively, slang, US) Strength or will to fight or compete.
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Alternative form of whoop-ass.
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Origin of whoop-ass

  • From English whoop (variant of whip) + ass

    From Wiktionary