Definition of "tup" [tup]

  • Chiefly British A male sheep; a ram. (noun)
  • A heavy metal body, especially the head of a power hammer. (noun)
  • To copulate with (a ewe). Used of a ram. (verb-transitive)
  • To copulate with a ewe. (verb-intransitive)

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Use "tup" in a sentence
  • "He explained that a tup is a boy and a gimmer is a girl."
  • "Rumpel, you mean 'tup' that Gents I give you that 80's icon ..."
  • "a little visitor, a cousin of ours, who could not speak very plainly, and who always called a cup a "tup," being sent to the village shop for"