Definition of Chabouk

1. n. A long whip, such as is used in the East in the infliction of punishment.



Definition of Chabouk

1. a type of whip [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chabouk

ch3 choline
cha
cha-cha
cha-cha-cha
cha-cha-chas
cha-chas
cha-ching
chaat
chaats
chabasie
chabasies
chabasite
chabasites
chabazite
chabazites
chabouk (current term)
chabouks
chabrette
chabuk
chabuks
chacarera
chacareras
chace
chaced
chaces
chacha
chachalaca
chachalacas
chachka
chachkas

Literary usage of Chabouk

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1. Eastern Hospitals and English Nurses: The Narrative of Twelve Months by Fanny Taylor (1857)
"... English, madama, plenty money, plenty sovereigns—caique]ee chabouk home, madama, give him more shillings." " chabouk (make haste), then, ..."

2. Western India in 1838 by Marianna Postans (1839)
"The chabouk, or Lash, ... con^ tinental, or colonial politics; the Parsee journal treats principally of commerce; the news of the chabouk and the ..."

3. Researches in the Highlands of Turkey: Including Visits to Mounts Ida, Athos by Henry Fanshawe Tozer (1869)
"... which expression was an enigma to us at first; but when he went on to say that the Turkish guard who accompanied them echoed it by “chabouk, ..."

4. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"sjambok, chabouk; see LASH. 3. See SNAP. whip, vt 1. beat (contextual), scourge (rhetorical or spec.), swinge, flagellate (tech. or learned); spec, switch, ..."

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