rap full

adjective

Definition of rap full

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : sailing with sails filled and almost close-hauled
2 of sails : being full and drawing steadily

rap full

noun

Definition of rap full (Entry 2 of 2)

: a state of having the sails full of wind with a rap full she would heel more— H. A. Calahan

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History and Etymology for rap full

Adjective

probably from rap entry 3

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“Rap full.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rap%20full. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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