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wop

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noun, often capitalized \ˈwäp\

Definition of wop

  1. offensive —used as an insulting and contemptuous term for a person of Italian birth or descent



Origin and Etymology of wop

Italian dialect guappo swaggerer, tough, from Spanish guapo, probably from Middle French dialect vape, wape weak, insipid, from Latin vappa wine gone flat


First Known Use: 1908


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