Pronunciation: răpt
n.1.A lay or skein containing 120 yards of yarn.
v. i.1.To strike with a quick, sharp blow; to knock; as, to rap on the door.
[imp. & p. p. Rapped (răpt); p. pr. & vb. n. Rapping.]
v. t.1.To strike with a quick blow; to knock on.
With one great peal they rap the door.
- Prior.
2.(Founding) To free (a pattern) in a mold by light blows on the pattern, so as to facilitate its removal.
n.1.A quick, smart blow; a knock.
v. t.1.To snatch away; to seize and hurry off.
[imp. & p. p. Rapped (răpt), usually written Rapt; p. pr. & vb. n. Rapping.]
2.To hasten.
3.To seize and bear away, as the mind or thoughts; to transport out of one's self; to affect with ecstasy or rapture; as, rapt into admiration.
I'm rapt with joy to see my Marcia's tears.
- Addison.
4.To exchange; to truck.
5.To engage in a discussion, converse.
6.to perform a type of rhythmic talking, often with accompanying rhythm instruments. It is considered by some as a type of music; see rap music.
To rap and ren
To seize and plunder; to snatch by violence.
- Dryden.
n.1.A popular name for any of the tokens that passed current for a half-penny in Ireland in the early part of the eighteenth century; any coin of trifling value.
Tie it [her money] up so tight that you can't touch a rap, save with her consent.
- Mrs. Alexander.
Not to care a rap
to care nothing.
Not worth a rap
worth nothing.
1.conversation; also, rapping.
2.a type of rhythmic talking, often with accompanying rhythm instruments; rap music.
Noun1.rap - a reproach for some lapse or misdeed; "he took the blame for it"; "it was a bum rap"
Synonyms: blame
2.rap - a gentle blow
Synonyms: tap, strike
3.Raprap - the sound made by a gentle blow
Synonyms: pat, tap
4.rap - voluble conversation
5.Raprap - genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment; several forms of rap have emerged
Synonyms: rap music, hip-hop
6.rap - the act of hitting vigorously; "he gave the table a whack"
Synonyms: whang, whack, knock, belt
Verb1.rap - strike sharply; "rap him on the knuckles"
Synonyms: knap
2.rap - make light, repeated taps on a surface; "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
Synonyms: pink, knock, tap
3.rap - perform rap music
4.rap - talk volubly
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