Definition of the rapinformal
- He took the rap for his brother in order to protect him.
: a sharp blow or knock
: a sharp rebuke or criticism
: a negative and often undeserved reputation or charge
: to strike with a sharp blow
: to utter suddenly and forcibly
: to cause to be or come by raps
: to snatch away or upward
: a minimum amount or degree (as of care or consideration) : the least bit
: to talk freely and frankly
: to perform rap music
: talk, conversation
: a type of music of African-American origin in which rhythmic and usually rhyming speech is chanted to a musical accompaniment
: a rap song
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