- the throat or windpipe
- to throttle
C18: a variant of earlier thropple, of uncertain origin
Examples from the Web for thrapple
Man, it seeps doon through your thrapple into your lungs, an' there's nae hoastin' o' it up.Betty Grier
The minnit he seen the man inside in the kitchen, he stuck in his thrapple at wanst.All-Hallow Eve; or, The Test of Futurity.
But, luckily, he remembered the goose's thrapple, and he pulled it out of his pocket and whistled through it.The Scottish Fairy Book
Elizabeth W. Grierson