how to pronounce trapped


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trapped is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… who is trapped in hell and doesn't see a …”

meanings of trapped


  1. Caught in a trap.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of trap.

trapped frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word trapped occurs in english on average 15.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics trapped 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 trapped can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to trapped


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