Definition of whisk verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    whisk

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//wɪsk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɪsk//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they whisk
    BrE BrE//wɪsk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɪsk//
     
    he / she / it whisks
    BrE BrE//wɪsks//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɪsks//
     
    past simple whisked
    BrE BrE//wɪskt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɪskt//
     
    past participle whisked
    BrE BrE//wɪskt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//wɪskt//
     
    -ing form whisking
    BrE BrE//ˈwɪskɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪskɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1whisk something to mix liquids, eggs, etc. into a stiff light mass, using a fork or special tool synonym beat Whisk the egg whites until stiff. Lightly whisk the eggs and then add them to the mixture. Whisk all the ingredients together.
  2. 2whisk somebody/something + adv./prep. to take somebody/something somewhere very quickly and suddenly Jamie whisked her off to Paris for the weekend. The waiter whisked away the plates before we had finished.
  3. Word Origin late Middle English: of Scandinavian origin.
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