how to pronounce accounting


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accounting is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of accounting in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… from complete accounting of philosophies …”

meanings of accounting


  1. The development and use of a system for recording and analyzing the financial transactions and financial status of an individual or a business.
  2. An equitable remedy requiring wrongfully obtained profits to be distributed to those who deserve them.
  3. A relaying of events; justification of actions.


  1. Present participle of account.


  1. Of or relating to accounting.

accounting frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word accounting occurs in english on average 7.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics accounting can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that accounting can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

words that rhyme with accounting


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