how to pronounce acquiring


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the above transcription of acquiring is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

acquiring is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the u.s coast guard is also acquiring 22 …”

meanings of acquiring


  1. Present participle and gerund of acquire.

acquiring frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word acquiring occurs in english on average 4.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics acquiring 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 acquiring can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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