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rap

Bryan A. Garner

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780195135084
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891245
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(= a negative allegation or reputation) typically appears in the phrase bad rap or bum rap. It's occasionally confused

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