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[wop, wap] /wɒp, wæp/
verb (used with or without object), wapped, wapping, noun
whop. Unabridged
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  • But just then I heerd a buzzin' sound, an' I reckoned there mun be a waps somewheer about.

    More Tales of the Ridings Frederic Moorman
British Dictionary definitions for waps


noun acronym
Wireless Application Protocol: a global application that enables mobile phone users to access the internet and other information services
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for waps



"a hit, a blow," late 14c., probably of imitative origin. The verb (late 14c.) originally meant "to throw quickly or with violence," and in slang c.1560-1730 it meant "to copulate" (usually used in reference to women).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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