- 1wallop somebody/something to hit somebody/something very hard synonym thump My father used to wallop me if I told lies.
- 2wallop somebody/something to defeat somebody completely in a contest, match, etc. synonym thrash We walloped them 6–0. Word Origin Middle English (as a noun denoting a horse's gallop): from Old Northern French walop (noun), waloper (verb), perhaps from a Germanic phrase meaning
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləp//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləp//(informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they wallop
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləp//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləp//he / she / it wallops
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləps//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləps//past simple walloped
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləpt//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləpt//past participle walloped
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləpt//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləpt//-ing form walloping
BrE BrE//ˈwɒləpɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɑːləpɪŋ//