rapper

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noun rap·per \ˈra-pər\

Definition of rapper

  1. :  one that raps or is used for rapping: such asa :  a door knockerb :  a performer of rap music

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First Known Use of rapper

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RAPPER Defined for English Language Learners

rapper

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Definition of rapper for English Language Learners

  • : a person who performs rap music or speaks the words of a rap song


RAPPER Defined for Kids

rapper

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noun rap·per \ˈra-pər\

Definition of rapper for Students

  1. :  a person who performs rap music



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