English dictionary definition of:

rap


Noun

  • the act of hitting vigorously
  • a reproach for some lapse or misdeed
  • 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
  • voluble conversation
  • the sound made by a gentle blow
  • a gentle blow

Verb

  • talk volubly
  • strike sharply
  • perform rap music
  • make light, repeated taps on a surface

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Thesaurus

belt blame hip-hop knap knock pat pink strike tap whack whang

Scrabble score for rap


Scrabble score = 5

generated at 16:48:21 on 01-08-19

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