Translation of whipping in Spanish:

whipping

paliza, n.

Pronunciation /ˈ(h)wɪpɪŋ//ˈwɪpɪŋ/

noun

  • 1

    (punishment)
    paliza feminine
    azotaina feminine
    to give sb a whipping darle una paliza / azotaina a algn
    • the candidate has taken a public whipping el candidato ha sido duramente criticado
    • For example, his grandmother seems to have been classically repressed and sublimated her tensions by repeated whippings of Paul.
    • Given white Louisianians' frequent use of beatings, whippings, and lynchings, it should not be surprising that African Americans also resorted to aggressive tactics.
    • There is lots of physical abuse; slapping, beating, and whippings, and woman are raped and ravaged repeatedly with no rhyme or reason.
    • In Gibson's film, Jesus is reduced to little more than a lump of meat, the victim of whippings and abuse whose physical suffering is shown in gruesome detail.
    • Just days before the whippings, however, the girls were issued their visas.
    • Goodman also suggested that whippings or canings should be brought back for children who get into trouble.
    • Her novel, therefore, focused on the ghastly points of slavery, including the whippings, beatings, and forced sexual encounters brought upon slaves by their masters.
    • It is punctuated by public floggings and whippings.
    • They are also charged with causing grievous harm, which carries a heavier penalty of a maximum 20-year jail and fine or whipping.
    • She worked as a literate domestic slave in close contact with several masters and mistresses from whom she suffered whippings, beatings, and sexual abuse.
    • These were not only lynching photos, but brutal whippings, and they also burned blacks alive.
    • He relishes beating his slaves and even considers the whippings his religious duty.
    • When she heard of the whippings I received after disobeying my father, she squealed in fright and then cringed at the thought of me not receiving food for 3 days.
    • Ministry of Interior officials were responsible for most incidents of abuse of prisoners, including beatings, whippings, and sleep deprivation.
    • The choice of whipping underscored the attempt to continue an antebellum form of punishment and to reinvent techniques to control the black body.
    • The intensity and constant focus on the blood, the whippings and the degradation was so excessive that it seemed to me to be unnaturally fetishist.
    • She had a whole range of interesting scars across her back from his whippings.
    • It might look slightly messy, but then again, I always find whippings that come undone look messy too
    • This particular punishment, called caning, is common practice in many foreign countries and seems unmistakably similar to the whippings a parent would use to reprimand a child in order to instil proper moral values.
    • Nannie also commented on his cruel treatment; she had left him once and then returned, but after being threatened with whippings, left for good.
  • 2

    (defeat)
    paliza feminine informal