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wap; a bundle of straw; as a verb, to make up straw into a bundle.
There's an unco gude auld thing they ca', wap at the widow, my laddie.
A wife was formerly rated at the highest unit of exchange, her value being a canoe, or a wap, or a waiwi.
"a hit, a blow," late 14c., probably of imitative origin. The verb (late 14c.) originally meant "to throw quickly or with violence," and in slang c.1560-1730 it meant "to copulate" (usually used in reference to women).