Definition of Carps

1. Noun. (plural of carp) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of carp) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Carps

1. carp [v] - See also: carp

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carps

carpophagous
carpophore
carpophores
carpophyll
carpophylls
carpophyte
carpophytes
carpoptosis
carport
carports
carpospore
carpospores
carposporic
carposporous
carprofen
carps (current term)
carpule
carpus
carpus curvus
carr
carrack
carracks
carract
carracts
carrageen
carrageen moss
carrageenan
carrageenans
carrageenin
carrageenins

Literary usage of Carps

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1. The Natural History of the Fishes of Guiana by Robert Hermann Schomburgk, William Jardine, Andrew Crichton (1841)
"... OR carps. The reasons which induce us (with our present knowledge of their ... and it seems as necessary to have among the carps some form representing ..."

2. The Dawn in Britain by Charles Montagu Doughty (1906)
"He drinketh deep ; and of the battle carps. But soon they part forth, from fond Cassar, weary : Who sith all drunken, in his vomit, lies, Alone ; and routs ..."

3. A Collection of Acts and Records of Parliament: With Reports of Cases by Sir Henry Gwillim, Charles Ellis (1825)
"He has been permitted to retain them, and when he is called upon to pay his money he carps at the plaintiff's title to the tithes. ..."

4. The Journals of Washington Irving by Washington Irving (1919)
"the King is still alive but very feeble. Found the carps diplomatique have been worried these four days past with the question whether they should drape ..."

5. A Selection of the Geological Memoirs Contained in the Annales Des Mines by Henry Thomas De la Beche (1824)
"... Tin of Piriac (department of the Loire Inférieure), by Messrs JUNKER and DUFRENOY, Assistants to the Royal Mining carps* (Annales des Mines for 1819. ..."

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