Definitions for knapnæp

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word knap

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

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

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