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Definitions for whap
whɒp, wɒp, ʰwæp, wæpwhap

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sock, bop, whop, whap, bonk, bashverb

    hit hard


  1. whapnoun

    A blow; a hit; a variation of whop.

  2. whapnoun

    the curlew.

  3. whapverb

    To strike hard and suddenly.

  4. whapinterjection

    A sudden blow; a variation of whop.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whapverb

    alt. of Whop

  2. Whapverb

    alt. of Whop

  3. Whapnoun

    alt. of Whop

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. whap

    A name formerly given to any short pendant and thimble, through which running-rigging was led. Also, a rope wherewith rigging was set taut with wall-knots, one end being fast to the shroud, and the other brought to the laniard. But any shroud-stopper is a wapp.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whap in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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