how to pronounce popper


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the above transcription of popper 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.

popper is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of popper in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… it a popper shell alright part three of …”

meanings of popper


  1. One who or that which pops.
  2. Either of a pair of interlocking discs commonly used in place of buttons to fasten clothing, a snap fastener.
  3. A dagger.
  4. A capsule of amyl nitrite for recreational use as a sexual stimulant.
  5. A floating lure designed to splash when the fishing line is twitched.
  6. A device that pops kernels of corn to produce popcorn.
  7. A looner (balloon fetishist) who prefers to burst balloons.
  8. A stuffed and usually breaded jalapeño.
  9. A short piece of twisted string tied to the end of a whip that creates the distinctive sound when the whip is thrown or cracked.
  10. Synonym of juice box.


  1. A surname​.

popper frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word popper occurs in english on average 1.2 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 popper 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 popper can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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