- a narrow strip or band of leather or other flexible material, often with a buckle or similar fastener at one end, for binding or securing things
- any flat, narrow piece, as of metal, used as a fastening
- any of several straplike parts or things, as a shoulder strap, a loop for pulling on boots, a razor strop, etc.
Origin of strapdialect, dialectal form of strop
transitive verbstrapped, strap′ping
- to fasten with a strap
- to beat with a strap
- to strop (a razor)