rapper

[ rap-er ]
/ ˈræp ər /

noun

a person or thing that raps or knocks.
the knocker of a door.
Slang. a person who chats or talks, especially freely.
a person who performs rap music, especially professionally.

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Origin of rapper

1605–15; 1970–75, Americanismfor def. 3; rap1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for rapper

rapper
/ (ˈræpə) /

noun

something used for rapping, such as a knocker on a door
a performer of rap music
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