Definition of Clap up

1. Verb. Make hastily and carelessly.

Exact synonyms: Clap Together, Slap Together
Generic synonyms: Create, Make, Produce



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clap Up

clannish
clannishly
clannishness
clannishnesses
clans
clanship
clanships
clansman
clansmen
clansperson
clanswoman
clap on
clap skate
clap together
clap up (current term)
clapalong
clapalongs
clapboard
clapboarded
clapboarding
clapboards
clapdish
clapmatch
clapmatches
clapnet
clapnets
clapometer
clapometers
clapotage

Literary usage of Clap up

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1. A new dictionary of the English language by Charles Richardson (1839)
"to clap up a marriage, to close or conclude it quickly, suddenly. Sw. Klap-pa; Dan.-p»; D.-pen; Get. ..."

2. An English and Welsh Dictionary: Wherein, Not Only the Words, But Also, the by John Walters (1828)
"To clap on a piece, Ac. Dodi (goso ar neu wrth. See to Piece. To clap up in prison, ... To clap up ..."

3. Dictionnaire anglais-franca̧is: et français-anglais by Abel Boyer, Nicholas Salmon (1821)
"To clap upan agreement,* faire une cote mal taillée. To clap up a bargain ... To clap up one in prison, emprisonner quelqu'un , le mettre en ..."

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