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: Middle English from Old English sæp, akin to German saft from Indo-European base an unverified form sab-, variant, variety of an unverified form sap-, to taste, perceive from source Classical Latin sapere, to taste, know
- sapless adjective
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