how to pronounce battling


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battling is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… have been battling in the last four or …”

meanings of battling


  1. A growing fat, or the process of causing to grow fat; a fattening.
  2. That which nourishes or fattens, as food, or feed for animals, or manure for soil.


  1. Fertile.
  2. Nourishing; fattening.


  1. Present participle of battle.

battling frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word battling occurs in english on average 6.7 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 battling 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 battling can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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