how to pronounce dragging


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the above transcription of dragging 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.

dragging is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… renters struggle has been dragging on …”

meanings of dragging


  1. That which drags.


  1. Gerund of drag: an instance of something being dragged.


  1. Present participle of drag.

dragging frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word dragging occurs in english on average 7.2 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 dragging 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 dragging can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) transport and travel;

words that rhyme with dragging


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