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Noun
Musical speech accompanied by a rhythm, most commonly as part of hip-hop music
“Hip hop has its roots in New York City and contains the elements of rapping, deejaying, breakdancing, and graffiti art.”
Verb
Taking hold off forcibly
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Present participle for to strike something sharply, typically with one's knuckles
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“She waited on the cracked sidewalk as Mackenson continued to rap on the door while shouting for someone's attention.”
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Present participle for to engage in (typically meaningless or unimportant) conversation
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“And so we would rap, about diverse subject matter, with each verse that was shared articulating something different.”
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Present participle for to scold, rebuke or reprimand someone
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“Even Langston Hughes was rapped for an alleged shortage of class consciousness in his debut novel.”
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Present participle for to be, or cause to be, significantly overcome with emotion, wonder or delight
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“The audience was rapped into stillness for one last time as Mr. Barnard rose to speak.”
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(music) Present participle for to speak in rhyming lyrics rhythmically
“An angry Mathers then began to rap about dropping a coffee pot on Donald's head.”
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Present participle for to publicly denounce
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Present participle for to strike or pick up with the beak
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Present participle for to touch or hit with a quick stroke
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Present participle for to speak or to use words to express
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Present participle for to make a sudden, sharp noise, or succession of noises
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Present participle for to declare (someone) to be guilty of a criminal offence by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge in a court of law
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Present participle for to feel or declare that someone or something is at fault or wrong
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