how to pronounce buying


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the above transcription of buying 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.

buying is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I'm buying bags I'm tired Louboutins I'm …”

meanings of buying


  1. Present participle of buy.


  1. The act of making a purchase.

buying frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word buying occurs in english on average 62.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

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