how to pronounce bleeding

/ˈbliːdɪŋ/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of bleeding 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.

bleeding is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of bleeding

example pitch curve for pronunciation of bleeding

bldɪŋ

test your pronunciation of bleeding

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of bleeding

video examples of bleeding pronunciation

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

“… how my hands are bleeding I'm just …”

meanings of bleeding

adjective:

  1. Losing blood.
  2. Extreme, outright; see also bloody (sense 3).

noun:

  1. Bloodletting.
  2. The flow or loss of blood from a damaged blood vessel.

verb:

  1. Present participle of bleed.

adverb:

  1. Used as an intensifier: Extremely.

Did this page help you?