Rout and Whip


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Rout verb – To defeat by a large margin.
Usage example: as expected, the professional team had no trouble routing the amateurs

Whip is a synonym for rout in win topic. In some cases you can use "Whip" instead a verb "Rout", when it comes to topics like defeat overwhelmingly.
Nearby Words: route, routed, routing
Synonyms for Rout


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Whip verb – To defeat by a large margin.
Usage example: we whipped them 13-0 in the last game

Rout is a synonym for whip in win topic. You can use "Rout" instead a verb "Whip", if it concerns topics such as defeat soundly.
Nearby Words: whipped, whipping, whippy
Synonyms for Whip

How words are described

full full rout full whip
massive massive rout massive whip
recent recent rout recent whip

Common collocations

people rout people whip people
unit rout unit whip unit
bunch rout bunch whip bunch
opponents rout opponents whip opponents
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