how to pronounce lapse

/ˈlæps/

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The above transcription of lapse 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.

lapse is pronounced in one syllable

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læps

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

“… try lapse here just before another wave …”

meaning of lapse

A lapse is a sudden change in behavior or attitude.

words with pronunciation similar to lapse

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