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take the rap

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  • take the blame
  • be blamed
  • be punished
  • suffer the consequences
  • pay for something

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to make a noise by striking

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rap out: to speak suddenly or sharply, as from surprise or emotion

the sound made by a light blow

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words expressive of strong disapproval

a judicial decision, especially one setting the punishment to be inflicted on a convicted person

an exchanging of views

to speak together and exchange ideas and opinions about

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a reproach for some lapse or misdeed

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a gentle blow

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the sound made by a gentle blow

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voluble conversation

genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment

the act of hitting vigorously

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strike sharply

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make light, repeated taps on a surface

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perform rap music

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talk volubly

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JOE TIZZARD made his point with a Cheltenham win on his Dad's horse Lucky Clover yesterday, but he still got a rap on the knuckles from the stewards.
But rather than give him a rap on the knuckles, bosses relented and named the station Murray Firth Radio for a week.
A rap on the knuckles from the bench may be a slight embarrassment to our learned friends.
WAYNE ROONEY faces another rap on the knuckles after his latest four-letter outburst was seen on TV.
MP FRANK Roy got a rap on the knuckles yesterday from anti-sleaze watchdogs after betting on the outcome of the race to be Commons Speaker .