Sentence Examples with the word WHIPPING

He strode beside her, whipping out his cell as they headed toward the nearest exit.

His trench was long and unfastened, the chilled winter wind whipping back one side to reveal a sword tucked against his leg.

The general in charge of the stores galloped after the carriage with a red and frightened face, whipping up his skinny horse.

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If my pa ever finds out, I'll get a whipping for sure.

Whatever may have been the exact view taken by the common law, the offence was made statutory by an act of 1803, making the attempt to cause the miscarriage of a woman, not being, or not being proved, to be quick with child, a felony, punishable with fine, imprisonment, whipping or transportation for any term not exceeding fourteen years.

The building swayed gently in the strong winds whipping through southern Florida, and water pelted the windows across from her.

Damian launched forward, snatching the tube and whipping out a knife.

In 1869 an Irish lad, O'Connor, was sentenced to eighteen months' imprisonment and a whipping for presenting a pistol at the queen, with a petition, in St James's Park; but this time it was the queen herself who privately remitted the corporal punishment, and she even pushed clemency to the length of sending her aggressor to Australia at her own expense.

His hands were hot on her hips and his body blocked the cold wind whipping up the cliff.

After the attempt of Bean - who was a hunchback, really insane - parliament passed a bill empowering judges to order whipping as a punishment for those who molested the queen; but somehow this salutary act was never enforced.