Associations to the word «Rapper»


RAPPER, noun. One who, or that which, raps or knocks; specifically, the knocker of a door.
RAPPER, noun. A performer of rap music.
RAPPER, noun. (obsolete) (Scottish) A sword.
RAPPER, noun. A flexible strip of metal, 45-60cm long, with handles at each end, used for Northumbrian rapper sword dancing.
RAPPER, noun. A mechanical, or later electric, signalling device formerly used in the mines of north-eastern England to signal to the engineman that the cages carrying men or coals up and down the shaft were ready to be raised or lowered.

Dictionary definition

RAPPER, noun. Someone who performs rap music.
RAPPER, noun. A device (usually metal and ornamental) attached by a hinge to a door.

Wise words

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