how to pronounce mousetrap

/ˈmaʊsˌtɹæp/

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mousetrap frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word mousetrap occurs in english on average 0 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.

mousetrap is pronounced in two syllables

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maʊstɹæp

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

“… they are the superior uh mousetrap and i …”

meanings of mousetrap

noun:

  1. An antisubmarine rocket used mainly during World War II by the US Navy and US Coast Guard.
  2. A slice of bread or toast topped with cheese and then grilled or microwaved.
  3. Ordinary, everyday cheese.
  4. A device for capturing or killing mice and other rodents.
  5. A website designed to open another copy of itself when the user tries to close the webpage. Frequently used by advertisers and pornographers.

verb:

  1. To trap; to trick or fool (someone) into a bad situation.
  2. To prevent (the user) from leaving a website by opening another copy when it is closed.

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