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verb as in talk casually; speak abruptly

verb as in criticize

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Now, just as avid an art collector, Jay Z spoke about the meeting of cultural worlds (and rapped about them) in “Picasso Baby”.

Natalie Portman The Black Swan Oscar winner rapped on SNL with The Lonely Island.

Young people rapped in Ukranian, and Okean Elza sang its famous “Get Up!”

As more rappers caught onto the trend, and rapped about it, the dance shifted to the mainstream.

The one good thing Christie delivered was the section on bipartisanship, where he sort of rapped the knuckles of his own party.

Here there was a scuffling sound in the basket, and the Roc rapped on the cover with her hard beak, and cried, "Hush!"

Aristide, however, went up to the door; as there was neither knocker nor bell, he rapped with his knuckles.

Marius, without further heeding him, stepped to mademoiselle's door and rapped on a panel with brisk knuckles.

The call-boy rapped at his dressing-room, and not receiving a reply, opened the door to find the room empty.

Stimson appeared to consider for almost a minute, and then gravely rapped his companion's arm.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rapped, such as: palaver, spit, babble, jabber, converse, and chitchat.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.