What is another word for chap?

Synonyms for chap
tʃɒp, tʃæpchap

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term chap.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chap, fellow, feller, fella, lad, gent, blighter, cuss, blokenoun

    a boy or man

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

    swain, associate, logger, crevice, cranny, faller, sonny boy, pest, pesterer, curse word, fissure, blighter, feller, swearing, sonny, lumberman, curse, companion, fella, cub, laddie, bloke, confrere, familiar, young man, crack, expletive, lad, oath, lumberjack, dude, fellow, beau, comrade, gadfly, colleague, buster, mate, boyfriend, swearword, gent, cuss

  2. crevice, cranny, crack, fissure, chapnoun

    a long narrow depression in a surface

    go, feller, cracking, fracture, cuss, whirl, fling, sally, blighter, crack, fissure, wisecrack, gent, quip, pass, tornado, cleft, offer, snap, crevice, scissure, cranny, gap, crack cocaine, bloke, fellow, fella, shot, lad

  3. chapnoun

    a crack in a lip caused usually by cold

    bloke, feller, cranny, gent, crack, fissure, fellow, fella, crevice, cuss, blighter, lad

  4. chapverb

    (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

    bloke, feller, cranny, gent, crack, fissure, fellow, fella, crevice, cuss, blighter, lad

  5. chapverb

    crack due to dehydration

    "My lips chap in this dry weather"

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chapverb

    crack, split, cleave

  2. chapverb

    crack, open in slits

  3. chapnoun

    cleft, crack, opening

  4. chapnoun

    boy, youth, fellow

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. chapnoun

    crack, chink, boy, lad, youth, kibe

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chap":

    cap, cape, chaps, chapter, ch, course, wtp, sect, pab, c, headland, clc, kap, sects

How to pronounce chap?

How to say chap in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use chap in a sentence?

  1. Eric knight:

    There's something about honesty...A chap's got to be honest. Never forget it all thy entire life. And there's a funny thing about honesty...No two ways about it; there's only one way about it....(Father to son, Joe)

  2. Daryl Orts:

    This creator can't precisely deny that the chap you mention had nothing to do with it.

  3. Brendan Lawlor:

    He's changed my life really -- ever since I signed, he's brought me some incredible endorsement deals and has really embraced disability golf, he's just a genuinely nice chap and he'd do anything to help you.

  4. Tony Hadley:

    At first I thought, is it a hoax ? Is someone on a wind-up ? , i looked into it and realized that this chap had, I thought, won fairly and squarely.

  5. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer:

    I've seen it on the video, it was Jesse [ Lingard ] and Fred and the chap must be ashamed of himself, it's unacceptable and I hope he will not be watching any football any more.

Translations for chap

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for chap »


Find a translation for the chap synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"chap." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 31 Jan. 2023. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/chap>.

Discuss these chap synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for chap?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    An antonym for "disparage"
    • A. belittle
    • B. blandish
    • C. diminish
    • D. minimize

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for chap: