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1. clapper

noun. ['ˈklæpɝ'] someone who applauds.

Synonyms

  • lauder
  • extoller
  • applauder

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clap (English)
  • clæppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • clapier (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Clapper

  • trapper
  • snapper
  • klapper
  • flapper
  • wrapper
  • tapper
  • sapper
  • rapper
  • napper
  • knapper
  • kapur
  • kapper
  • dapper
  • capper

Example sentences of the word clapper


1. Noun, singular or mass
Do not try to move the figure or clapper because this could break your Christmas marching bell set.

2. Adjective, comparative
You can also use the paint to decorate the clapper portion.

2. clapper

noun. ['ˈklæpɝ'] a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity.

Synonyms

  • mouth
  • rima oris
  • pharynx
  • oral cavity
  • organ
  • tongue
  • throat
  • lingua
  • taste bud
  • glossa
  • gustatory organ
  • oral fissure
  • articulator

Antonyms

  • receptor
  • artificial language
  • straight line
  • detach

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clap (English)
  • clæppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • clapier (French)

3. clapper

noun. ['ˈklæpɝ'] metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side.

Synonyms

  • striker
  • tongue

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • shout
  • specify

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clap (English)
  • clæppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • clapier (French)
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