how to pronounce dipping


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the above transcription of dipping 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.

dipping is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… p.m. just dipping down to 69 degrees so …”

meanings of dipping


  1. The act or fact of missing out on seeing a bird.
  2. The use of dipping tobacco (moist snuff) in the mouth, usually between the lip and gum or cheek and gum in the lower or upper part of the mouth.
  3. An act or process of immersing.
  4. The act of inclining downward.
  5. The act of lifting or moving a liquid with a dipper, ladle, or the like.
  6. The process of cleaning or brightening sheet metal or metalware, especially brass, by dipping it in acids, etc.


  1. Present participle of dip.

dipping frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word dipping occurs in english on average 5.7 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 dipping 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 dipping can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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