how to pronounce bursting


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the above transcription of bursting 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.

bursting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a high-end shoe designer bursting into …”

meanings of bursting


  1. Urgently needing to urinate.
  2. Very eager (to do something).


  1. Present participle of burst.


  1. The act by which something bursts.

bursting frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word bursting occurs in english on average 6 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 bursting 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 bursting can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) life, nature, and living environment;

4) people, society, and culture;

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