Variant of sap
- the juice that circulates through a plant, esp. a woody plant, bearing water, food, etc. to the tissues
- any fluid vital to the life or health of an organism
- vigor; vitality
Origin: < sapheadSlang a stupid person; fool
Origin: ME < OE sæp, akin to Ger saft < IE base *sab-, var. of *sap-, to taste, perceive > L sapere, to taste, know
- sapless adjective
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