Definition of larrup in English:

larrup

verblarruping, larruped, larrups

[with object]informal
  • Thrash or whip (a person or animal)

    ‘Chrissie was being larruped with Nick's belt’
    • ‘They've come away on a windy day with a result, but we should be larruping people like that.’
    beating, battering, thrashing, thumping, pounding, pummelling, drubbing, slapping, smacking, spanking, hammering, cuffing, thwacking, mauling, pelting
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Origin

Early 19th century (originally dialect): perhaps related to lather or leather.

Pronunciation

larrup

/ˈlarəp/