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English Dictionary: spank by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
spank
n
  1. a slap with the flat of the hand
v
  1. give a spanking to; subject to a spanking [syn: spank, paddle, larrup]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Spank \Spank\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spanked}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Spanking}.] [Of unknown origin; cf. LG. spakken, spenkern,
      to run and spring about quickly.]
      To strike, as the breech, with the open hand; to slap.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Spank \Spank\, n.
      A blow with the open hand; a slap.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Spank \Spank\, v. i.
      To move with a quick, lively step between a trot and gallop;
      to move quickly. --Thackeray.
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