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Yap appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • "Payroll a crevasse for piss!" I profess, aver, call or yap.
  • Semi-metal leftist elite, yap at a tame logy golem at a tap: a yeti lets it fellate mimes.
  • A man, a plan, a caret, a ban, a myriad, a sum, a lac, a liar, a hoop, a pint, a catalpa, a gas, an oil, a bird, a yell, a vat, a caw, a pax, a wag, a tax, a nay, a ram, a cap, a yam, a gay, a tsar, a wall, a car, a luger, a ward, a bin, a woman, a vassal, a wolf, a tuna, a nit, a pall, a fret, a watt, a bay, a daub, a tan, a cab, a datum, a gall, a hat, a fag, a zap, a say, a jaw, a lay, a wet, a gallop, a tug, a trot, a trap, a tram, a torr, a caper, a top, a tonk, a toll, a ball, a fair, a sax, a minim, a tenor, a bass, a passer, a capital, a rut, an amen, a ted, a cabal, a tang, a sun, an ass, a maw, a sag, a jam, a dam, a sub, a salt, an axon, a sail, an ad, a wadi, a radian, a room, a rood, a rip, a tad, a pariah, a revel, a reel, a reed, a pool, a plug, a pin, a peek, a parabola, a dog, a pat, a cud, a nu, a fan, a pal, a rum, a nod, an eta, a lag, an eel, a batik, a mug, a mot, a nap, a maxim, a mood, a leek, a grub, a gob, a gel, a drab, a citadel, a total, a cedar, a tap, a gag, a rat, a manor, a bar, a gal, a cola, a pap, a yaw, a tab, a raj, a gab, a nag, a pagan, a bag, a jar, a bat, a way, a papa, a local, a gar, a baron, a mat, a rag, a gap, a tar, a decal, a tot, a led, a tic, a bard, a leg, a bog, a burg, a keel, a doom, a mix, a map, an atom, a gum, a kit, a baleen, a gala, a ten, a don, a mural, a pan, a faun, a ducat, a pagoda, a lob, a rap, a keep, a nip, a gulp, a loop, a deer, a leer, a lever, a hair, a pad, a tapir, a door, a moor, an aid, a raid, a wad, an alias, an ox, an atlas, a bus, a madam, a jag, a saw, a mass, an anus, a gnat, a lab, a cadet, an em, a natural, a tip, a caress, a pass, a baronet, a minimax, a sari, a fall, a ballot, a knot, a pot, a rep, a carrot, a mart, a part, a tort, a gut, a poll, a gateway, a law, a jay, a sap, a zag, a fat, a hall, a gamut, a dab, a can, a tabu, a day, a batt, a waterfall, a patina, a nut, a flow, a lass, a van, a mow, a nib, a draw, a regular, a call, a war, a stay, a gam, a yap, a cam, a ray, an ax, a tag, a wax, a paw, a cat, a valley, a drib, a lion, a saga, a plat, a catnip, a pooh, a rail, a calamus, a dairyman, a bater, a canal - Panama!
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Definition of the noun yap

What does yap mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: yaps

  1. informal terms for the mouth

Alternative definition of the noun yap


  1. The high-pitched bark of a small dog.
  2. An informal talk.
  3. The mouth, which produces speech.
  4. [Geordie] A badly behaved child, a brat.

Definition of the verb yap

What does yap mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: yapped, yapping

  1. bark in a high-pitched tone

Alternative definition of the verb yap


  1. [intransitive] Of a small dog, to bark.
  2. [intransitive, slang] To talk, especially excessively.


  1. Yap or Wa′ab is an island in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean. It is considered to be made up of four separate islands: Yap Island proper,Tamil/Gagil, Maap, and Rumung. The three are contiguous though separated by water and are surrounded by a common coral reef. They are formed from an uplift of the Philippine Sea Plate, and are referred to as "high" islands as opposed to atolls. The land is mostly rolling hills densely vegetated. Mangrove swamps line much of the shore. Yap's indigenous cultures and traditions are strong compared to other states in Micronesia.
  2. Yap a.k.a. Yap International Airport is an airport on Yap, the main island of the State of Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia.
    • also known as Yap Airport


"Yap" is a musical album of Hamell on Trial.

  • released in (12 years ago)


  1. Yap a.k.a. Yapese Language: Yapese is a language spoken by the people on the island of Yap. It belongs to the Austronesian languages, more specifically to the Oceanic languages. It has been suggested that Yapese may be one of the Admiralty Islands languages, though Ethnologue lists it as a language isolate within the Oceanic languages.
  2. YAP is an open source, high-performance implementation of the Prolog programming language developed at LIACC/Universidade do Porto and at COPPE Sistemas/UFRJ. Its Prolog engine is based in the WAM, with several optimizations for better performance. YAP follows the Edinburgh tradition, and is largely compatible with the ISO-Prolog standard and with Quintus Prolog and SICStus Prolog. YAP has been developed since 1985. The original version was written in assembly, C and Prolog, and achieved high performance on m68k-based machines.
  3. YAP a.k.a. Yet Another Previewer is the name of two different document previewing applications, one for DVI and one for PostScript.
  4. Yap a.k.a. YY1 associated protein 1 is a gene.
    • also known as hepatocellular carcinoma susceptibility protein, hepatocellular carcinoma-associated protein 2, YY1-associated protein, OTTHUMP00000060027
  5. Yap a.k.a. Yes-associated protein 1, 65kDa is a gene.
    • also known as Yes-associated protein 1, 65 kDa; yes-associated protein 2; Yes-associated protein 1, 65 kD

Phrases with Yap

Phrases starting with the word Yap:

  1. yap away
  2. Yap Monarch
  3. Yap Greater White-Eye

Phrases ending with the word Yap:

  1. Belisana yap
  2. species Belisana yap

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Yap

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Google previewHydrogels in Cell-Based Therapies (2014)

by Che J. Connon, Ian W. Hamley

YAP is an intracellular protein that functions as a transcriptional activator and repressor, o en coupled with the homologue TAZ ( transcriptional co-activator with PDZ-binding motif). YAP is a critical downstream regulatory ...

Google previewSurvival Analysis: Advances in Research and Treatment: 2011 Edition (2012)


YAP is an independent prognostic marker for overall survival and disease-free survival times of HCC patients and clinicopathologically associated with tumor differentiation and serum AFP level,” wrote M.Z. Xu and colleagues, University of ...

Google previewPhysics and Probability (2004)

Essays in Honor of Edwin T. Jaynes by W. T. Grandy, Jr, P. W. Milonni

is the longitudinal decay rate from level a to level ,6; R is the pump rate from g to e; 'Yap is the transversal decay rate between a and ,6; and |€| 2 ...

Google previewReligious Diversity in Southeast Asia and the Pacific (2009)

National Case Studies by Gary D. Bouma, Rodney Ling, Douglas Pratt

FSM's 607 islands constitute four states: Yap is the most western; Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae, the most eastern. The capital city and seat of national government is Palikir in Pohnpei. Indigenous people own most land in FSM though family ...

Google previewVegetation of the Tropical Pacific Islands (1998)

by Dieter Mueller-Dombois, Francis Raymond Fosberg

Yap is a mass of metamorphic and volcanic rocks surrounded by a wide fringing reef. The Belau (Palau) Group is of complex geology, having originated as plate boundary islands. Two small atolls. Kayangel (Ngaiangl) and Ngaruangel, are ...

Google previewMacroeconomics: Principles and Policy (2008)

by William Baumol, Alan Blinder

Yap is a U.S. trust territory, and the dollar is used in grocery stores and gas stations. But reliance on stone S O U R C E :University o f Pennsylvania M u s e u m (58–21338) Besides stone wheels and beer, the Yapese sometimes spend gaw, ...

Google previewEconomics (2009)

Theory and Practice by Patrick J. Welch, Gerry F. Welch

Yap is a U.S. trust territory, and the dollar is used in grocery stores and gas stations. But reliance on stone money . . . continues.a Buying property with stones is “much easier than buying it with U.S. dollars,” says John Chodad, who recently ...

Google previewThe Independent (1921)

YAP is a small island to cause such a fuss. In the gazetteer it is stated to have...

Google previewEconomics: Principles and Policy (2008)

by William Baumol, Alan Blinder

Yap is a U.S. trust territory, and the dollar is used in grocery stores and gas stations. But reliance on stone S O U R C E :University o f Pennsylvania M u s e u m (58–21338) Besides stone wheels and beer, the Yapese sometimes spend gaw, ...

Google previewCancer: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: 2011 Edition (2012)

TAKE HOME MESSAGE: YAP is a key oncogenic driver in liver carcinogenesis and deregulation of the Hippo pathway causes tumor formation and malignancy,” wrote A.M. Liu and colleagues, National University of Singapore, Department of ...

Google previewA lexicon to Æschylus (1843)

by William Linwood

XtE,w, KcXtvtig yap, tov ik <j>pevog Xoyov E.221. tyw 8', ayti yap aifia ur)Tptpov, StKae jxirupi rovit <j>iora KOKKvvtiytTis- Thus more obscurely in A. 774. av St poi Tore pkv — ov yap a kwiKevcrio, KapT airopovaiog jjjirOa ye- ypaufiivog.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (2000)

Volume 66 - Supplement 29 - Automated System for the Generation of Document Indexes to Volume Visualization by Allen Kent

Micronesia: Geographic and Historical Backgrounds The islands of Micronesia stretch from the Marshall Islands in the east beyond the "stone money" island of Yap in the far western Pacific to the freely associated political entity of Palau.

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb yap:


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Quotes about Yap

night time
dog's yap
Is nice singing song

for house owners...?
For dog's distop sleep....! (Otteri Selvakumar)
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Scrabble value of Y4A1P3

The value of this 3-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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