What does the word whisk mean?

Usage examples for whisk

  1. Well whisk the yolks of the eggs, pour them to the butter, beating them all the while. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  2. For example, look at the long hairs on my tail, with which I can whisk away the flies. – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  3. " I was getting my saucer pie, Grandma," he explained when she came back with a whisk- broom and began to brush him vigorously. – Sunny Boy in the Country by Ramy Allison White