a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions
a raised or strengthened seam
beat severely with a whip or rod;
"The teacher often flogged the students"
"The children were severely trounced"
put a welt on;
"welt the shoes"
- A bright red welt rose on his arm.
- His body, she later discovered, bore almost no bruises, but was full of strange, painful swellings, and there was a welt above one eye.