1. whipping boy someone who is punished for the errors of others
  2. whipping top a top that is spun by whipping
  3. whipping beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment
  4. whopping (used informally) very large
  5. washing-up the washing of dishes etc after a meal
  6. waking up the act of waking
  7. whipping post post formerly used in public to which offenders are tied to be whipped
  8. propping up the act of propping up with shores
  9. weeping the process of shedding tears
  10. using up the act of consuming something
  11. shipping the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials
  12. chipping the act of chipping something
  13. webbing something forming a web (as between the toes of birds)
  14. sponge up absorb as if with a sponge
  15. weeping beech variety of European beech with pendulous limbs
  16. whooping cough a disease of the respiratory mucous membrane
  17. shopping bag a bag made of plastic or strong paper
  18. shopping searching for or buying goods or services
  19. ripping bar a steel lever with one end formed into a ripping chisel and the other a gooseneck with a claw for pulling nails
  20. giving up a verbal act of admitting defeat