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rap 1

British English: /rap/
American English: /ræp/

noun

  • 1
    (sharp knock) [energisches] Klopfen
    there was a rap on or at the door
    es klopfte [laut]
    I heard a rap on or at the door
    ich hörte es [laut] klopfen
    give somebody a rap on or over the knuckles
    jemandem auf die Finger schlagen
    [figurative]
    jemandem auf die Finger klopfen
    get a rap on or over the knuckles (literal or figurative)
    eins auf die Finger bekommen
  • 2 [colloquial] (blame)take the rap [for something]
    [für etwas] den Kopf hinhalten [colloquial]
    leave somebody behind to take the rap
    jemanden die Suppe auslöffeln lassen [colloquial]
  • 3 (American English) [colloquial] (prison sentence)
    Kittchen, das [colloquial]
    Knast, der [colloquial]
  • 4 (American English) [colloquial]
    (criminal charge) Anklage, die
  • 5
    (American English) [colloquial] (conversation) Unterhaltung, die
    (discussion) Palaver, das [colloquial]
  • 6 (in pop music)
    rhythmischer Sprechgesang
    Rap, der

transitive verb -pp-

  • 1
    (strike smartly) klopfen
    rap somebody on the knuckles
    jemandem auf die Finger klopfen
    rap something on something
    mit etwas gegen etwas klopfen

intransitive verb -pp-

  • 1
    (make sound) klopfen (on an) + Akk.
    rap on the table
    auf den Tisch klopfen
  • 2 (American English) [colloquial]
    (talk) quatschen [colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

rap out

transitive verb
ausstoßen (Befehl, Fluch)
rap out a message

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rap 2

noun

  • I don't care or give a rap
    es ist mir völlig egal [colloquial]

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