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yap

yap

 
pronunciation:
yaep
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: yapped, yapping, yaps
definition 1: to bark with sharp, high, shrill sounds, as a dog does.
synonyms:
yawp, yelp, yip
similar words:
bark
definition 2: (slang) to talk loudly and foolishly.
similar words:
blab, blather, chatter, jabber, prate, prattle, rave
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a quick shrill bark; yelp.
synonyms:
yawp, yelp, yip
similar words:
bark
definition 2: (slang) loud, foolish talk.
similar words:
blather, chatter, jabber, prate, prattle
definition 3: (slang) one's mouth.
synonyms:
trap
similar words:
chop, jaw, mouth
definition 4: (slang) a person considered loud, foolish, or rude.
similar words:
boor, churl, clown, lout, oaf, vulgarian, yokel
derivations: yappingly (adv.), yapper (n.)