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English definition of “carp”

carp

verb [I]  /kɑrp/ us  

carp verb [I] (COMPLAIN)

to complain about unimportant matters: However much people carp about junk mail, many of them read it.

carp

noun [C]  /kɑrp/ (plural carp or carps) us  

carp noun [C] (FISH)

a large, edible fish that lives in lakes and rivers
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