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backslap

[ bak-slap ]
/ 藞b忙k藢sl忙p /
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verb (used with object), back路slapped, back路slap路ping.
to subject to backslapping.
verb (used without object), back路slapped, back路slap路ping.
to engage in backslapping.
noun
a hearty slap on the back given as a token of affability or congratulation: The bridegroom received many a warm handshake and backslap.
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Origin of backslap

First recorded in 1925鈥30; back1 + slap1
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