The above transcription of harp 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.
harp is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of harp in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… giman something cool like a harp I can't …”
meanings of harp
Any instrument of the same musicological type.
(music) A musical instrument consisting of a body and a curved neck, strung with strings of varying length that are stroked or plucked with the fingers and are vertical to the soundboard when viewed from the end of the body.
A grain sieve.
To play on (a harp or similar instrument).
To play (a tune) on the harp.
To repeatedly mention a subject.
To develop or give expression to by skill and art; to sound forth as from a harp; to hit upon.