rapini

play
noun ra·pi·ni \ra-ˈpē-nē\
variants: or less commonly

rappini

Definition of rapini

Origin and Etymology of rapini

Italian rapini, plural of rapino, diminutive of rapo turnip, from Latin rapum — more at rape


First Known Use: 1934

Learn More about rapini


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up rapini? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to link together in a series or chain

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!