rapper

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rap + -er

Noun[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

rapper (plural rappers)

  1. One who, or that which, raps or knocks; specifically, the knocker of a door.
  2. A performer of rap music.
    Ay, that rapper has too much swag.
  3. (obsolete, Scotland) A sword.
  4. A flexible strip of metal, 45-60cm long, with handles at each end, used for Northumbrian rapper sword dancing.
  5. A mechanical, or later electric, signalling device formerly used in the mines of north-eastern England to signal to the engineman that the cages carrying men or coals up and down the shaft were ready to be raised or lowered.

Translations[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rapper

  1. Comparative form of rap

Etymology 2[edit]

From rappen +‎ -er, or directly from English.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛpər/ or as in English
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

rapper m (plural rappers, diminutive rappertje n)

  1. rapper (performer of rap music)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

rapper m f (plural rappers)

  1. rapper (hip hop performer)