how to pronounce pap

/ˈpæp/

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pap is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… treatments called a pap which is just …”

meanings of pap

noun:

  1. Nonsense.
  2. A positive airway pressure machine, a PAP device.
  3. A female breast or nipple.
  4. Principle of alternate possibilities.
  5. A paparazzo.
  6. Polyfluoroalkyl phosphate ester.
  7. Participatory anthropic principle.
  8. Abbreviation of present active participle.
  9. The pulp of fruit.
  10. A man's breast.
  11. Pap smear.
  12. A rounded, nipple-like hill or peak.
  13. Food in the form of a soft paste, often a porridge, especially as given to very young children.
  14. Acronym of positive airway pressure. (PAP ventilation).
  15. Support from official patronage.
  16. Pa; father.
  17. Abbreviation of past active participle.
  18. Porridge.

verb:

  1. Post a picture.
  2. Alternative letter-case form of PAP (“post a picture").
  3. To feed with pap.
  4. Of a paparazzo, to take a surreptitious photograph of (someone, especially a celebrity) without their consent.

name:

  1. Initialism of People's Action Party.
  2. Pay And Pay (nickname for the People's Action Party).
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adjective:

  1. Spineless, wet, without character.
  2. Flat.

words with pronunciation similar to pap

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