how to pronounce strapping


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the above transcription of strapping 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.

strapping is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of strapping


  1. A beating with a strap.
  2. The act of fastening with a strap.
  3. Adhesive plaster for strapping injuries.
  4. A length of narrow material to be used for straps, or straps collectively.


  1. Of a young woman: full of vigor; lusty.
  2. Having a sturdy muscular physique; robust.


  1. Present participle of strap.

strapping frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word strapping occurs in english on average 0.7 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.

topics strapping can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that strapping can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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