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The act of dealing or selling illegal drugs for the accumulation of wealth. Drug dealers often partake in “Trappin”. The word originates from Atlanta Georgia.
"I was trappin on the corner when the 5o rolled up", or, "He is trappin at the party and making a killin"
by T.I March 04, 2005
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trappin-slangin,sellin dat work,makin bread.
man dat girl nesha be trappin on da bay.
by keibaby September 03, 2005
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To keep working. Staying in a state of progression. Trying to progress. While accomplishing a task. Also selling drugs with no significant gain, and/or promotion with a high probability of loss, hence the trap.
In the hood trappin, trappin out the house with the boards on the window
by AntDawg November 23, 2013
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Making It Happen, doing something or another to make it money. (DOESNT HAVE TO BE ILLEGAL!)
“At work, Trappin theses hours”

“Started my own thang trappin cd’s & dvd’s”

“Girl you know I’m trappin this hair, my side hustle”
by Lingo Greatest June 07, 2018
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The act of the local police speed trapping people or doing random DUI stops.
Yo, pigs was trappin' all damn night yo.
by J-man November 24, 2003
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