walloper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n walloper a gross untruth; a blatant lie
    • n walloper a winner by a wide margin
    • n walloper a very hard hitter
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n walloper A pot-walloper.
    • n walloper One who or that which wallops.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Walloper one that wallops
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Orig. dubious; most prob. a particular use of preceding word.

Usage

In literature:

Wud that be the Dyed Wallop an' her man fechtin', or what i' the world's earth can it be?
"My Man Sandy" by J. B. Salmond
There is no getting a fair wallop at them.
"The U-boat hunters" by James B. Connolly
Wallop him till he sings out!
"Ran Away to Sea" by Mayne Reid
We haven't any cat in the house since Wallops died, and I love them.
"Cricket at the Seashore" by Elizabeth Westyn Timlow
For the reason that you ain't the kind that's got a wallop in your fist!
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
I'd jest as lieves wallop ye as eat, an' ten times lieveser.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 85, November, 1864" by Various
Ain 't yer been walloped so standin' 's been comfertabler.
"Wappin' Wharf" by Charles S. Brooks
I was sure mighty glad to take a wallop at you, after the way you all done us up that night at the ranch.
"Hidden Gold" by Wilder Anthony
I'm glad somebody's hed the grace to wallop 'em.
"The Flag" by Homer Greene
I shouted and yelled for joy and walloped the horses, just because I couldn't help it.
"Deerfoot in The Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
I go over there sometimes to see him wallop the boys.
"In The Boyhood of Lincoln" by Hezekiah Butterworth
I'll dash about the country in a gig wi' two dogs wallopping ahin'.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
I say she packed a wallop!
"Panther Eye" by Roy J. Snell
In token whereof, give them the mystic wallop.
"The Hero of Garside School" by J. Harwood Panting
Wallop me good an' plenty, you said, didn't you?
"The Fighting Edge" by William MacLeod Raine
If I did I'd probably lose my temper and wallop him.
"The Plunderer" by Roy Norton
From the Wallops the Nuncio at the French Court heard in the middle of December that she could not live more than six months.
"The Divorce of Catherine of Aragon" by J.A. Froude
We're going to get everlastingly walloped!
"The Crimson Sweater" by Ralph Henry Barbour
They walloped ladies with clubs and abducted them.
"The Land of Strong Men" by Arthur M. Chisholm
There was a sort of "wallop" like a seal or sea lion turning off a spring-board into a pond.
"Deep Moat Grange" by S. R. Crockett
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In poetry:

This is the learning
Unto which we come:
PROPERLY WALLOPED
Is for ever dumb.
"Recipe" by Thomas William Hodgson Crosland
A capital ship for an ocean trip
Was the Walloping Window Blind.
No gale that blew dismayed her crew
Or troubled the captains mind.
"The Walloping Window Blind" by Charles Edward Carryl
Each time he rushed out to " stop one ", •
With a player he came in collision,
Got a wallop or two in his how-d'ye-do
And a kick in the First division.
"One Over The Eight (Football Score!)" by T W Connor
In number ten or twelve, or even more,
They fastened me full length upon the floor.
On my face extended flat,
I was walloped with a cat
For listening at the keyhole of a door.
"The Story of Prince Agib" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Old TIM knew a trick worth a dozen of that,
So he called for his stick and he called for his hat.
"I'll cover myself with cheap glory - I'll go
And wallop the Frenchmen who live in Soho!
"Old Paul and Old Tim" by William Schwenck Gilbert
"Ar! Gimme fights wiv foeman I kin see,
To upper-cut an' wallop on the jor.
Life in a burrer ain't no good to me.
'Struth! This ain't war!
Gimme a ding-dong go fer 'arf a round,
An' you kin 'ave this crawlin' underground.
"Rabbits" by C J Dennis

In news:

'The Fighter ' packs a wallop.
Lady Miners wallop Foothill .
James Lark, Cody Hoffman shine as Cougars wallop New Mexico State.
Women's hoops: Tennessee wallops Rice in first home game without Pat Summitt.
New York City and much of the US Northeast on Thursday dug out from a snowstorm that walloped a region still struggling to recover from the devastation of Superstorm Sandy.
Late-winter wallop shocks New England.
The record-holder for the smallest frog in the world apparently makes up for its miniature size by packing a wallop of poison , research reveals.
Mother Nature wallops state with $370 million punch.
Elements of the legacy of the late Former US Senator, Malcolm Wallop, will be preserved by the University of Wyoming and the American Heritage Center.
The Furs proved that their sound still packs a wallop.
After a mostly dry weekend, a new round of weather systems brought heavy rain to the Portland Metro area Monday morning and another wallop hit in the late afternoon.
Serena Williams wallops Andrea Hlavackova.
Cut would be financial wallop for 55,000 Kodak retirees worldwide.
Glenn Beck has packed a lot of wallop in just two-plus years at Fox News.
The late former US Sen Malcolm Wallop will lie in state at the Wyoming Capitol this week before his funeral services are held in Sheridan.
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In science:

The support from the White Sands Missile Range and Wallops Flight Facility NASROC personnel was of the highest caliber.
The Structure and Dynamics of the Upper Chromosphere and Lower Transition Region as Revealed by the Subarcsecond VAULT Observations
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