how to pronounce dangling


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dangling is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… of dangling oh he he climbs an ice …”

meanings of dangling


  1. The act of following or trailing around.
  2. All out, open throttle, with all you have.
  3. The act of hanging something so that it can move freely; suspension.


  1. Suspended from above.


  1. Present participle of dangle.

dangling frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word dangling occurs in english on average 3.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with dangling


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