how to pronounce creeping


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the above transcription of creeping 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.

creeping is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sort of creeping into this space and I …”

meanings of creeping


  1. Present participle of creep.


  1. The act of something that creeps.

creeping frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word creeping occurs in english on average 5.6 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 creeping 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 creeping can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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