how to pronounce gambling


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the above transcription of gambling 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.

gambling is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… a guy who was a gambling addict and you …”

meanings of gambling


  1. Present participle of gamble.


  1. An activity characterised by a balance between winning and losing that is governed by a mixture of skill and chance, usually with money wagered on the outcome.

gambling frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word gambling occurs in english on average 4.6 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 gambling 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 gambling can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words that rhyme with gambling


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