how to pronounce banking


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the above transcription of banking 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.

banking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the debt in the banking sector is at an …”

meanings of banking


  1. The occupation of managing or working in a bank.
  2. A mechanical component to prevent vibration in a timepiece, etc.
  3. The business of managing a bank.
  4. The practice of assisting a train up a steep incline (called a bank) with another locomotive at the rear.
  5. A horizontal turn.


  1. Present participle of bank.

banking frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word banking occurs in english on average 10.4 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 banking 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 banking can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words that rhyme with banking


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