how to pronounce fighting


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fighting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… success were worth fighting for we have …”

meanings of fighting


  1. Apt to provoke a fight.
  2. Engaged in war or other conflict.


  1. The act or process of contending; violence or conflict.
  2. A fight or battle; an occasion on which people fight.


  1. Present participle of fight.

fighting frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word fighting occurs in english on average 56.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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