rap is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

rap Scrabble score: 5

Meaning of rap

  • to take the blame and punishment for a crime committed by another
  • sharp blow
  • a sharp blow or knock
  • popular music marked by rhythmical intoning of rhymed verses over a repetitive beat
  • to hit quickly and sharply
  • negative and often undeserved reputation or charge often used with bum or bad given a bum rap by the press
  • criminal charge
  • prison sentence
  • sharp rebuke or criticism
  • to strike sharply [v RAPPED, RAPPING, RAPS]
  • to succeed in evading the penalty for a crime; be acquitted