how to pronounce clearing


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the above transcription of clearing 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.

clearing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to keep making a clearing and i …”

meanings of clearing


  1. An open space in the fog etc.
  2. A sequence of events used to disconnect a call, and return to the ready state.
  3. The act of removing the ball from one's own goal area by kicking it.
  4. The act or process of making or becoming clear.
  5. An area of land within a wood or forest devoid of trees.
  6. The period in which remaining university places are allocated to remaining students.
  7. A process of exchanging transaction information and authorisation through a central institution or system to complete and settle those transactions.


  1. Present participle of clear.

clearing frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word clearing occurs in english on average 9.9 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 clearing 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 clearing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) transport and travel;

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