Definitions for knapnæp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a crest or summit of a small hill.

    Category: British

* Brit. Dial..

Origin of knap:

bef. 1000; ME; OE cnæpp top, summit; c. ON knappr knob

Princeton's WordNet

  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 Dictionary

  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

Translations for knap

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(usually of men) good-looking

a handsome prince.

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