bap

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See also: bắp and BAP

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Originally Scottish English, of unknown origin.

Noun[edit]

bap (plural baps)

  1. A soft bread roll, originally from Scotland.
  2. (Britain, slang, chiefly in the plural) A woman's breast.
    • 2014, Kelly Creighton, The Bones of It
      Mrs Dudley came bouncing back, hand swinging, big stain on her right bap like she'd been shot or Da had got at her in an alleyway.

Etymology 2[edit]

Imitative.

Interjection[edit]

bap

  1. The sound of a blow or slap.
    • 2006, Ashaki Boelter. The Nok (page 55)
      Damian rolls Mr. McNutt over and beats the tar out of him with a series of punches, glasses on or not.
      BAP! BAP! SMACK! BAP! BAP! "You and your men are going to get my family killed!" hollers Damian.
    • 2014, Rose McMills, Mountain Girl
      Elizabeth continued into the living room and saw Velvet napping on the cool linoleum under the dining room table. She stopped to stroke her silky side and the puppy's tail went bap, bap, bap against the floor in greeting.

Anagrams[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bap

  1. rafsi of bapli.

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) bab

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin *babbus. Compare Sardinian babbu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bap m (plural baps)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) father

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

bap

  1. lowness