the act or sound of a person or thing that raps.
communication by the sound of taps or knocks, as between medium and spirit during a séance.
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How to use rapping in a sentence
Then Eminem decided he wanted in on some of the mean-spirited misogyny, actually rapping about raping Iggy.Solange Smacks Jay Z, Legolas Slaps Bieber, and the Biggest Celebrity Feuds of the Year | Amy Zimmerman | December 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The posterior metaphor clicked, and she began rapping about being “no size 2.”‘All About That Bass’ Singer Meghan Trainor On Haters and Her Polarizing (and Unlikely) No. 1 Hit | Marlow Stern | October 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Accordingly, she walks up to Pratt and begins rapping her flirting in the terrifying cadence of Nicki Minaj.‘Saturday Night Live’ Review: The Ladies Steal the Show From Host Chris Pratt | Kevin Fallon | September 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
rapping 101 is apparently not a class offered at Wesleyan University.Wesleyan Rap Genius: “We Have Girlfriends. How Can We Promote Sexual Assault?” | Olivia Nuzzi | June 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Even rapping rivals Shug Knight and Tupac Shakur rented one year…at the same time.
He had their undivided attention in a moment, without the rapping of Miss Carringtons hard knuckle on the table top.The Girls of Central High on the Stage | Gertrude W. Morrison
Not many days later, Old Man Winter returned, and again came rapping at their lodge.Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children | Mabel Powers
And just then the cab suddenly stopped, and there was his persecutor rapping on the front glass.Tales and Fantasies | Robert Louis Stevenson
A half-hour later, De la Riviere came rapping at the Cure's door.When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete | Gilbert Parker
The next minute he was the Big Boss again, rapping out his orders as if he had just pushed his desk button to call us in.The Wreckers | Francis Lynde