how to pronounce competing


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The above transcription of competing 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.

competing is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and start to prepare competing trays of …”

meanings of competing


  1. Being in the state of competition (often unintentionally).


  1. Present participle of compete.

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