Definitions for knapnæp

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. rap, knap(verb)

    strike sharply

    "rap him on the knuckles"

  2. chip, knap, cut off, break off(verb)

    break a small piece off from

    "chip the glass"; "chip a tooth"

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Knap(noun)

    a protuberance; a swelling; a knob; a button; hence, rising ground; a summit. See Knob, and Knop

  2. Knap(verb)

    to bite; to bite off; to break short

  3. Knap(verb)

    to strike smartly; to rap; to snap

  4. Knap(verb)

    to make a sound of snapping

  5. Knap(noun)

    a sharp blow or slap

  6. Origin: [D. knappen to chew, bite, crack, take hold of; prob. of imitative origin.]

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