Definition of Rap


  • the act of hitting vigorously
    "he gave the table a whack"
  • 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
    - rap music - hip hop
  • voluble conversation
  • the sound made by a gentle blow
  • a gentle blow
  • a reproach for some lapse or misdeed
    "he took the blame for it"
    "it was a bum rap"


  • talk volubly
  • perform rap music
  • make light, repeated taps on a surface
    "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
  • strike sharply
    "rap him on the knuckles"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble rap

4 unscramble word found using the letters rap.

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