Orkney-English results

wap

  1. verb (past tense wappid)
    1. turn, e.g. the cranking handle of an old car
    2. throw or to strike with a blow  ☞ “He wappid hid doon”
    3. toss the arms about in walking  ☞ “There he goes wappan along the road”
  2. noun
    1. cranking handle for an engine
    2. commotion  ☞ “Whit a wap’s in the duck hoose, there must be a rat among them”