Synonyms of yap in English:

yap


See definition of yap

verb

1‘the dogs yapped about his heels’

SYNONYMS

yelp, bark, woof, bay

2‘the presenter was yapping away on the television’

SYNONYMS

chatter, prattle, prate, gibber, babble, blather, blether, blither, gabble, gossip, rattle, ramble, maunder

go on, run on, talk at length, talk incessantly, talk a lot

British talk nineteen to the dozen

Irish Scottish slabber on

informal jabber, blabber, yatter, jaw, gab, gas, chit-chat, yackety-yak

British informal rabbit, witter, waffle, natter, chunter, talk the hind legs off a donkey

North American informal run off at the mouth

NZ Australian informal mag

archaic twaddle, twattle, claver, clack


noun

1‘her dog greeted her with excited yaps’

SYNONYMS

yelp, bark, woof

2‘will you kindly keep your yap shut for a minute?’

SYNONYMS

mouth, lips, jaws

maw, muzzle

trap, chops, kisser

British gob, cakehole, mush, laughing gear

puss, bazoo

Northern Irish bake