Definitions of whisk

  1. To move nimbly and with velocity.
  2. To move or be moved along with a light, sweeping movement.
  3. To sweep or brush rapidly; move, or carry off, with a quick, sweeping motion.
  4. To move with a quick motion: to sweep or stir rapidly.
  5. To move swittly.
  6. To sweep or stir quickly.
  7. To move nimbly at with velocity; to make a sudden agile movement.
  8. To move rapidly and nimbly.
  9. To move nimbly and rapidly.
  10. move quickly and nimbly; " He whisked into the house"
  11. brush or wipe off lightly
  12. move somewhere quickly; " The President was whisked away in his limo"
  13. To sweep, brush, or agitate with a light rapid motion; to move nimbly and rapidly.
  14. a small short- handled broom used to brush clothes
  15. a mixer incorporating a coil of wires; used for whipping eggs or cream
  16. A game at cards; whist.
  17. The act of whisking; a rapid, sweeping motion, as of something light; a sudden motion or quick puff.
  18. A small bunch of grass, straw, twigs, hair, or the like, used for a brush; hence, a brush or small besom, as of broom corn.
  19. A small culinary instrument made of wire, or the like, for whisking or beating eggs, cream, etc.
  20. A kind of cape, forming part of a woman's dress.
  21. An impertinent fellow.
  22. A plane used by coopers for evening chines.
  23. To sweep, brush, or agitate, with a light, rapid motion; as, to whisk dust from a table; to whisk the white of eggs into a froth.
  24. To move with a quick, sweeping motion.
  25. The act of brushing with a quick motion; a nimble movement; a small bunch or bundle of hair grass etc., used as a brush; hence a small broom or brush.
  26. A rapid sweeping motion: a small bunch or anything used for a brush: a small instrument for beating or whisking, esp. eggs.
  27. A small brush; small instrument for beating eggs, & c.
  28. A light, sweeping movement.
  29. A little broom; wisp.
  30. The set of whisking; a small bunch of grass, straw, hair or the like, used for a brush; a brush or small besom; a small culinary instrument for whisking certain articles, as the whites of eggs, & c.; part of a woman's dress, a kind of tippet.
  31. A small bunch of grass, straw, or hair, and the like, used as a brush; a quick sweeping motion; a bundle of peeled twigs used for rapidly agitating or whisking such articles as cream, eggs, & c.