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addaword.gifdefinition of whip-round

a quickly organised collection of money, eg to buy a present for someone
We had a whip-round and gave the driver a big tip.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/01/2014 15:23:00
Definition of whip-round from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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