Spanking - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈspæŋkɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word spanking
Brit.  |ˈspaŋkɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word spanking
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to spank

noun

- the act of slapping on the buttocks

adjective

- quick and energetic(syn: alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, zippy)

Examples

...a spanking and speedy little horse...

He keeps his apartment spanking clean.

...the bathroom tiles were spanking white when she finished cleaning them...

If you don't stop that noise, you'll get a spanking!

he gave the brat a good spanking

You'll get a spanking when your father comes home.

They started walking at a spanking rate.

a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors

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