backslap

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verb back·slap \-ˌslap\

Definition of backslap

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to display excessive or effusive goodwill for

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to display excessive cordiality or goodwill

backslap

noun

backslapper

noun

1777

First Known Use of backslap

1777


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