Synonyms of whiplash


1. whiplash, whiplash injury, injury, hurt, harm, trauma

usage: an injury to the neck (the cervical vertebrae) resulting from rapid acceleration or deceleration (as in an automobile accident)

2. whip, lash, whiplash, blow

usage: a quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object; "the whip raised a red welt"

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Definition and meaning of whiplash (Dictionary)