how to pronounce drinking


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The above transcription of drinking 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.

drinking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… is just kind of drinking and anyone …”

meanings of drinking


  1. Present participle of drink.


  1. An act or session by which drink is consumed, especially alcoholic beverages.

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