how to pronounce flushing


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the above transcription of flushing 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.

flushing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… thrown it across the room or flushing it …”

meanings of flushing


  1. A heavy, coarse cloth manufactured from shoddy.
  2. The act by which something is flushed.
  3. A surface formed of floating threads.


  1. A neighborhood of Queens, New York.
  2. A coastal village in Mylor parish, Cornwall, England (OS grid ref SW8134).
  3. The town of Vlissingen in the Netherlands.


  1. Present participle of flush.

flushing frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word flushing occurs in english on average 2.1 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 flushing 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 flushing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with flushing


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