1 a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss" [syn: fellow, feller, lad, gent, fella, blighter, cuss]
3 a crack in a lip caused usually by cold
4 (usually in the plural) leather leggings without a seat; joined by a belt; often have flared outer flaps; worn over trousers by cowboys to protect their legs v : crack due to dehydration; "My lips chap in this dry weather" [also: chapping, chapped]
- Rhymes with: -æp
Chap as a word may refer to:
- Chap, a caste in the Bhakkar district of the Punjab, (Pakistan).
- Chap Sandi, a village in the tehsil (district) of Kaloorkot in Bhakkar.
- Chap, a fellow.
- Chap, a chop or jaw; a cheek
- Bath chap, the cheek and jawbones of the pig, salted and smoked. Originated in Bath (England).
- Chap, n. (slang)
tobacco, v. to put a dip of tobacco in one's lip.
- The Chap, a magazine
CHAP as an acronym may stand for:
Adamite, abysm, abyss, arroyo, bastard, being, bird, bloke, body, box canyon, boy, bozo, breach, break, buck, buddy, bugger, canyon, cat, cavity, character, chasm, check, chimney, chink, cleft, cleuch, clough, col, coulee, couloir, cove, crack, cranny, creature, crevasse, crevice, customer, cut, cwm, defile, dell, dike, ditch, donga, draw, duck, earthling, excavation, fault, feller, fellow, fissure, flaw, flume, fracture, furrow, gap, gape, gash, gazebo, gee, geezer, gent, gentleman, gorge, groove, groundling, gulch, gulf, gully, guy, hand, he, head, hole, homo, human, human being, incision, individual, jasper, joint, joker, kloof, lad, leak, life, living soul, man, moat, mortal, nose, notch, nullah, old boy, one, opening, party, pass, passage, person, personage, personality, ravine, rent, rift, rime, rupture, scissure, seam, single, slit, slot, somebody, someone, soul, split, stud, tellurian, terran, trench, valley, void, wadi, worldling