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verb tab pronunciation in American English /tæb/
Word Forms
present tense
present participletabbing
past tensetabbed
past participletabbed
  1. 1
    [intransitive] computing to press the tab on a computer keyboard
  2. 2
    [transitive] to attach a small label to a page or document
    The documents were bound and tabbed as requested.
  3. 3
    [transitive] [usually passive] American to choose someone for a particular job, responsibility, or honor
    Even from his early days, he was tabbed as a future leader.
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