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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /flæp/
    • /flæp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /flæp/

Definitions of flapped word

  • noun flapped Simple past tense and past participle of flap. 1
  • adjective flapped Fitted with a flap. 0

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Parts of speech for Flapped


flapped popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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Synonyms for flapped

noun flapped

  • tabbed — a small flap, strap, loop, or similar appendage, as on a garment, used for pulling, hanging, or decoration.
  • lapped — (of water) to wash against or beat upon (something) with a light, slapping or splashing sound: Waves lapped the shoreline.
  • flew — a simple past tense of fly1 .
  • skirted — the part of a gown, dress, slip, or coat that extends downward from the waist.
  • covered — A covered area is an area that has a roof.

verb flapped

  • worried — having or characterized by worry; concerned; anxious: Their worried parents called the police.
  • dangled — Simple past tense and past participle of dangle.
  • flopped — to fall or plump down suddenly, especially with noise; drop or turn with a sudden bump or thud (sometimes followed by down): The puppy flopped down on the couch.
  • hung — simple past tense and past participle of hang.
  • thrashed — to beat soundly in punishment; flog.

Antonyms for flapped

noun flapped

  • calmed — Simple past tense and past participle of calm.
  • ordered — neatly or conveniently arranged; well-organized: an ordered office.

verb flapped

  • soothed — to tranquilize or calm, as a person or the feelings; relieve, comfort, or refresh: soothing someone's anger; to soothe someone with a hot drink.

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