how to pronounce craps


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the above transcription of craps 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.

craps is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… I love to play craps and it was a very …”

meanings of craps


  1. A game of gambling, or chance, where the players throw dice to make scores and avoid crap.
  2. (preceded by the) diarrhea.
  3. Plural of crap.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of crap.

craps frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word craps occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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