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verb tape pronunciation in British English /teɪp/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytape
he/she/ittapes
present participletaping
past tensetaped
past participletaped
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to record sounds or pictures using tape
    Did you tape the film last night?
  2. 2
    [transitive] to stick something onto a surface using tape that is sticky on one side
    tape something to something: There was a notice taped to the door.
    1. a.

      tape

      or

      tape up

      to fasten something using tape that is sticky on one side
      The box had been firmly taped shut.

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