how to pronounce covering


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covering is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… really great job of covering up a very …”

meanings of covering


  1. That which covers or conceals; a cover; something spread or laid over or wrapped about another.
  2. Action of the verb to cover.


  1. Present participle of cover.

covering frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word covering occurs in english on average 23.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with covering


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