how to pronounce chap

/ˈtʃæp/

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The above transcription of chap is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

chap is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of chap in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i feel a bit like charlie chap south …”

meanings of chap

noun:

  1. A division; a breach, as in a party.
  2. Clipping of chapter (“division of a text").
  3. A child.
  4. One of the jaws or cheeks of a vice, etc.
  5. A blow; a rap.
  6. The jaw.
  7. A customer, a buyer.
  8. A man, a fellow.
  9. A cleft, crack, or chink, as in the surface of the earth, or in the skin.

verb:

  1. To cause to open in slits or chinks; to split; to cause the skin of to crack or become rough.
  2. To strike, knock.
  3. Of the skin, to split or flake due to cold weather or dryness.

name:

  1. Initialism of Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol.

words with pronunciation similar to chap

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