Synonyms for wallop

Synonyms for (noun) wallop

Synonyms: wallop

Definition: a severe blow

Similar words: blow

Definition: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon

Usage: a blow on the head


Synonyms: impact, wallop

Definition: a forceful consequence; a strong effect

Usage: the book had an important impact on my thinking; the book packs a wallop

Similar words: effect, consequence, event, issue, result, outcome, upshot

Definition: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Usage: the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise; his decision had depressing consequences for business; he acted very wise after the event

Synonyms for (verb) wallop

Synonyms: wallop

Definition: defeat soundly and utterly

Usage: We'll wallop them!

Similar words: overcome, defeat, get the better of

Definition: win a victory over

Usage: You must overcome all difficulties; defeat your enemies; He overcame his shyness; He overcame his infirmity; Her anger got the better of her and she blew up


Synonyms: whack, wham, whop, wallop

Definition: hit hard

Usage: The teacher whacked the boy

Similar words: hit

Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument

Usage: He hit her hard in the face