To move or cause to move with quick light sweeping motions: whisked crumbs off the table; whisked the children away. To whip (eggs or cream). To move lightly, nimbly, and rapidly. A quick light sweeping motion. A whiskbroom. A small bunch, as of twigs or hair, attached to a handle and used in brushing. A kitchen utensil, usually in the form of stiff, thin wire loops attached to a handle, used for whipping foodstuffs.