- Rhymes: -æpi
- (horse riding) Of a gait, short, rapid and high-stepping.
- traplike, reminiscent of a trap
- Abundant in traps
1918, J. Arthur Gibbs, A Cotswold Village:
- This district is not so easy for a stranger to ride his own line over as the Midlands; it is not half so stiff, but it is often cramped and trappy.
- (mineralogy) Like the mineral called trap; trappean; trappous.