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noun [countable] informal whack pronunciation in British English /wæk/
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  1. 1
    the act of hitting someone or something with a lot of force, or the sound that it makes
    Give the ball a good whack.
    Whack! A branch hit me in the face.
  2. 2
    British very informal a share of something, especially work
    You haven’t done your whack!
    1. a.
      very informal an amount of something, usually money
      The agent takes a 15% whack.
      the full whack: Even members of his family have to pay the full whack.
      top whack (=a lot of money): The case runs for several weeks with every lawyer on top whack.


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