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verb tab pronunciation in American English /tæb/
Word Forms
present tense
present participletabbing
past tensetabbed
past participletabbed
  1. 2
    [transitive] to attach a small label to a page or document
    The documents were bound and tabbed as requested.
  2. 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.


an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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