how to pronounce tapped


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the above transcription of tapped 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.

tapped is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… company has not only tapped into the …”

meanings of tapped


  1. Furnished with active taps (e.g. a keg or a maple tree).
  2. Of a card or playing piece, used up for the current turn.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of tap.

tapped frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tapped occurs in english on average 5.1 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 tapped 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 tapped can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words with pronunciation similar to tapped


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