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wholesomeness
  • n  the quality of being beneficial and generally good for you
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whoop
  • n  a loud hooting cry of exultation or excitement
  • v  shout, as if with joy or enthusiasm
    The children whooped when they were led to the picnic table
  • v  cough spasmodically
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whooper
  • n  rare North American crane having black-and-white plumage and a trumpeting call
  • n  common Old World swan noted for its whooping call
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whooper swan
  • n  common Old World swan noted for its whooping call
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whooping crane
  • n  rare North American crane having black-and-white plumage and a trumpeting call
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whoosh
  • n  the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
  • v  move with a sibilant sound
    He whooshed the doors open
  • v  move with a whooshing sound
  • v  gush or squirt out
    Oil whooshed up when the drill hit the well
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whopper
  • n  a gross untruth; a blatant lie
  • n  something especially big or impressive of its kind
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whore
  • n  a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
  • v  work as a prostitute
  • v  have unlawful sex with a whore
  • v  compromise oneself for money or other gains
    She whored herself to Hollywood
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whoremaster
  • n  a prostitute's customer
  • n  a pimp who procures whores
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whoremonger
  • n  a prostitute's customer
  • n  a pimp who procures whores
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whoreson
  • n  the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
  • n  insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
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whorl
  • n  a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  • n  a strand or cluster of hair
  • n  a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops
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whorled aster
  • n  North American perennial with apparently whorled leaves and showy white purple-tinged flowers
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whorled loosestrife
  • n  common North American yellow-flowered plant
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whorled milkweed
  • n  milkweed of the eastern United States with narrow leaves in whorls and greenish-white flowers
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