1. One who claps.
  2. An object so suspended inside a bell that it may hit the bell and cause it to ring.
  3. A wooden mechanical device used as a scarecrow; bird-scaring rattle, a wind-rattle or a wind-clapper.

Noun (etymology 2)

  1. A rabbit burrow.


  1. To ring a bell by pulling a rope attached to the clapper.

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