how to pronounce devastating

/ˈdɛvəsˌtɛɪtɪŋ/

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the above transcription of devastating 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.

devastating frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word devastating occurs in english on average 6.6 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.

devastating is pronounced in four syllables

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dɛvəstɛɪtɪŋ

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

“… yet another devastating health crisis …”

meanings of devastating

adjective:

  1. Causing devastation.

verb:

  1. Present participle of devastate.

words with pronunciation similar to devastating

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