cowhide


cowhide
cow•hide
[[t]ˈkaʊˌhaɪd[/t]] n. v. -hid•ed, -hid•ing
1) the hide of a cow
2) clo the leather made from it
3) a strong whip made of rawhide or of braided leather
4) to whip with a cowhide
Etymology: 1630–40

From formal English to slang. 2014.