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tapper is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of tapper


  1. In early wireless telegraphs, a device used to shake loose the filings of a coherer.
  2. The lesser spotted woodpecker.
  3. A weakly hit ground ball.
  4. One who makes a tapping noise.
  5. A tapster.
  6. A tap-dancer.
  7. A phone tapper or wiretapper.


  1. An occupational surname for an innkeeper or wine merchant.

tapper frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tapper 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 tapper 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 tapper can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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