wallop: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (wol'up), [key]
- to beat soundly; thrash.
- to strike with a vigorous blow; belt; sock: After two strikes, he walloped the ball out of the park.
- to defeat thoroughly, as in a game.
- to flutter, wobble, or flop about.
- to move violently and clumsily: The puppy walloped down the walk.
- (of a liquid) to boil violently.
- to gallop.
- a vigorous blow.
- the ability to deliver vigorous blows, as in boxing: That fist of his packs a wallop.
- That ad packs a wallop.
- the ability to effect a forceful impression; punch:That ad packs a wallop.
- a pleasurable thrill; kick:The joke gave them all a wallop.
- a violent, clumsy movement; lurch.
- a gallop.
- wallop (Thesaurus)