/ (freɪp) /
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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
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How to use frape in a sentence
On the frape at the alley's end his ferryboat lay moored as he had left it.Shining Ferry|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
At the landing-place there lies a frape-boat, as our seamen call it, to take in the salt.A Voyage to New Holland|William Dampier
They found the gig moored there on a frape, dragged her to shore, and tumbled in.News from the Duchy|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch