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crap1 / krap/ vulgar slang • n. 1. something that is of extremely poor quality. ∎  nonsense. ∎  rubbish; junk.2. excrement. ∎  [in sing.] an act of defecation.• v. (crapped, crap·ping) [intr.] defecate.crap2 • n. a losing throw of 2, 3, or 12 in craps.• v. [intr.] (crap out) inf. make a losing throw at craps. ∎  withdraw from or give up on a game or activity because of fear or fatigue. ∎  fail in what one is attempting to do. ∎  (of a machine) break down.