noun British Dialect.
Origin of knap1
Definition for knap (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), knapped, knap·ping. Chiefly British Dialect.
Origin of knap2
Related formsknap·per, noun
Examples from the Web for knap
When the inhabitants were removed to Knap in North Curry and elsewhere, they took their old rafters with them or sold these.Hugh, Bishop of Lincoln|Charles L. Marson
It was Mrs. Knap who had the happy thought—the Peace Movement.Dry Fish and Wet|Anthon Bernhard Elias Nilsen
Knap, to break in two; also, to speak after the manner of the English.St. Ronan's Well|Sir Walter Scott
Its situation gave the house what little distinctive name it possessed, namely, ‘The Knap.’Wessex Tales|Thomas Hardy
Billy had showed David how to knap flint and chert the week before, after seeing a filmstrip about it in class.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow