yapping


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yap

 (yăp)
v. yapped, yap·ping, yaps
v.intr.
1. To bark sharply or shrilly; yelp.
2. Slang To talk noisily or stupidly; jabber.
v.tr.
To utter by yapping.
n.
1. A sharp, shrill bark; a yelp.
2. Slang Noisy, stupid talk; jabber.
3. Slang The mouth: Shut your yap.
4. Slang A stupid, crude, or loud person.

[Probably imitative.]

yap′per n.

Yap

 (yăp, yäp)
An island group and state of the Federated States of Micronesia in the western Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean. Part of a Japanese mandate after 1920, it fell to US forces in 1945. Yap is noted for the large stone disks traditionally used as money by the native population.

yapping

(ˈjæpɪŋ)
adj
1. yelping; barking
2. informal censorious talking in an annoying manner
n
3. yelping; barking
4. informal censorious persistent, annoying talk
Translations

yapping

[ˈjæpɪŋ] N
1. (of dog) → pequeños ladridos mpl
2. (= chatting) → charla f, palique m

yapping

adjkläffend; (inf) womenquatschend (inf)
n = yap N

yapping

[ˈjæpɪŋ]
1. adj (dog) → che guaisce
2. nguaiti mpl