how to pronounce degrading


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degrading is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… our work is degrading Granta poetry chin …”

meanings of degrading


  1. Present participle of degrade.


  1. That degrades.


  1. An act or process of degradation.

degrading frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word degrading occurs in english on average 2 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 degrading 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 degrading can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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