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a fair crack of the whip

a fair crack of the whip
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey fair krak uhv, ov stressed th ee hwip, wip]
    • /eɪ fɛər kræk ʌv, ɒv stressed ði ʰwɪp, wɪp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey fair krak uhv, ov stressed th ee hwip, wip]
    • /eɪ fɛər kræk ʌv, ɒv stressed ði ʰwɪp, wɪp/

Definitions of a fair crack of the whip words

  • phrase a fair crack of the whip If you get a fair crack of the whip, you are allowed a reasonable opportunity to succeed at something. Collins English Dictionary . Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers 3
  • noun a fair crack of the whip a fair chance or opportunity Collins English Dictionary . Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers 3
  • noun a fair crack of the whip a fair opportunity; fair chance Collins English Dictionary . Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers 3

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Parts of speech for A fair crack of the whip

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

a fair crack of the whip popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 85% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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