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noun British.
  1. a soft, flattish bread roll.
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Origin of bap

First recorded in 1505–15; of obscure origin
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Examples from the Web for baps

Historical Examples

  • One day he called at the manse, chucked Maggie under the chin, and ate one of her baps.

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British Dictionary definitions for baps


  1. British a large soft bread roll
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Word Origin

C16: of unknown origin
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