how to pronounce downing


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of downing 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.

downing is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of downing

example pitch curve for pronunciation of downing


test your pronunciation of downing

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of downing

video examples of downing pronunciation

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

“… evening so socrates after downing a …”

meanings of downing


  1. A village in Wisconsin.
  2. A surname​.
  3. A city in Missouri.


  1. A defeat.
  2. An occasion on which something is downed.


  1. Present participle of down.

downing frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word downing occurs in english on average 2.4 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 downing 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 downing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with downing


Did this page help you?