Whale

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Whale | Slang | Like dummy and tune, whale is another Canadian colloquialism meaning to beat on someone. Must be said with a thick Canadian accent.

Usage: “I was on Commercial Drive and I see this guy just whalin’ on buddy in a fuckin’ jester hat…”explore-the-lexicon

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