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dognap

play
verb dog·nap \ˈdȯg-ˌnap\

Definition of dognap

dognapped

or

dognaped

play \-ˌnapt\

dognapping

or

dognaping

play \-ˌna-piŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to steal (a dog) especially to obtain a reward for its return or to sell to a scientific laboratory

dognapper

or

dognaper

noun


Origin and Etymology of dognap

1dog + -nap (as in kidnap)


First Known Use: circa 1942

Rhymes with dognap

ASCAP, backslap, backwrap, bitmap, blackcap, bootstrap, burlap, Carnap, catnap, cell sap, claptrap, death cap, death trap, dunce cap, earflap, entrap, enwrap, firetrap, foolscap, gelcap, gift wrap, gun lap, heeltap, hubcap, ice cap, jockstrap, kidnap, kneecap, lagniappe, light trap, livetrap, love tap, madcap, mantrap, mayhap, mishap, mobcap, mousetrap, mud flap, nightcap, on tap, pace lap, pinesap, rattrap, recap, redcap, remap, riprap, road map, root cap, sand trap, shiplap, shrink-wrap, skullcap, skycap, snowcap, spark gap, speed trap, steel-trap, stopgap, toe cap, unsnap, unstrap, unwrap, watch cap, whitecap, wind gap, winesap, wiretap, word wrap


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