Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: trapping
IPA transcription: [tɹ'æpɪŋ]
Pronunciations of trapping
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: caparison, trapping, housing
    Meaning: stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly) for a warhorse
Usage examples
  • Kit then joined his second trapping expedition.
  • The business of trapping for beaver is no child's play.
  • In April of 1831, they recommenced trapping, shaping their course for Bear River.
  • This band had been formed for the purpose of trapping the principal streams of the Rocky Mountains.
  • The company then renewed their trapping, and continued it up the Gila to a point opposite the copper mines of New Mexico.
  • Shortly after this arrival, four men from the trapping party came into camp and brought the news as to the whereabouts of Gaunt and his men.
  • Gaunt returned after an absence of two months; when, trapping operations were resumed on the Arkansas River, which they trapped until it froze over.
  • We have heard men say that they wanted no dog on the trap line with them, and that they didn't believe that any one who did want a dog on the trap line knew but very little about trapping at the best.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Island fox, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Scar (The Lion King), License CC BY-SA 4.0
2. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Oort cloud, License CC BY-SA 4.0