7 June 2020
Added a reference to science. Source: look up "spanking", "slapping", or "corporal punishment" on Google Scholar and you'll find find many
Look up the word "hit" in the dictionary. It will make no mention of authority. A strike, a blow, a hit--they are all synonyms. Rewriting the definitions of words to suit your agenda, or avoid offending others' agendas, is pretty dishonest and morally...