1. [ noun ] a boy or man
Synonyms: fellow lad fella cuss blighter feller gent

"that chap is your host" "there's a fellow at the door" "he's a likable cuss"

Related terms: male dog
2. [ noun ] a crack in a lip caused usually by cold
Related terms: crack
3. [ noun ] a long narrow depression in a surface
Synonyms: crevice crack fissure cranny
Related terms: depression fissure
4. [ verb ] crack due to dehydration, as of skin or lips

"My lips chap in this dry weather"

Related terms: crack
5. [ noun ] (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
Related terms: legging plural
Similar spelling:   cheap