Thesaurus

1

rapping

verb , present participle of rap

Synonyms and Antonyms of rapping

2 to strike or cause to strike lightly and usually rhythmically
  • the impatient man was rapping his knuckles on the door, hoping to wake up the sleeping attendant
Synonyms of rapping
Words Related to rapping

2

rapping

verb , present participle of rap

Synonyms and Antonyms of rapping

to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • the guys at the gym never seem to tire about rapping about basketball
Synonyms of rapping
Words Related to rapping
Phrases Synonymous with rapping

3

rapping

verb , present participle of rap

Synonyms and Antonyms of rapping

1 to fill with overwhelming emotion (as wonder or delight)
  • concertgoers were utterly rapped by the power of Handel's oratorio
Synonyms of rapping
Words Related to rapping
Phrases Synonymous with rapping
2 to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • suddenly the hawk swooped down and rapped the unwary rodent
Synonyms of rapping
Words Related to rapping
Phrases Synonymous with rapping
Near Antonyms of rapping
Antonyms of rapping

Learn More about rapping


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up rapping? 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 fake an opponent out of position

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!