how to pronounce cleaning


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the above transcription of cleaning 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.

cleaning is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… that dry cleaner on cleaning fine fab …”

meanings of cleaning


  1. The afterbirth of cows, ewes, etc.
  2. The process of making something clean.


  1. Present participle of clean.

cleaning frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word cleaning occurs in english on average 45.6 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 cleaning 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 cleaning can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with cleaning


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