backslap backslap  /ˈbæks ˌlæp/

Definition(s):

  • (v) display excessive cordiality (towards)

Usage(s):

  • Unlike other convention groups, they did not backslap.

Quotes

  • Murphy explained, "They're saying an expression now - cwtching. It's a Welsh expression for a hug. Cwtch. It's pronounced 'cutching'. It's kind of like a well-done, semi-hug, backslap kind of thing, but it was a great atmosphere."
    on Apr 2, 2007 By: Geordan Murphy Source: ic Wales

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