how to pronounce clinging


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The above transcription of clinging 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.

clinging is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a female jogger was clinging to life …”

meanings of clinging


  1. Present participle and gerund of cling.


  1. The act of one who clings.

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