- simple past tense and past participle of
neaped (not comparable)
- (nautical) Left aground on the height of a spring tide, preventing floating till the next spring tide.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for neaped in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)