how to pronounce giggling


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the above transcription of giggling 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.

giggling is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… I'm tideland I was giggling I was like …”

meanings of giggling


  1. Present participle of giggle.


  1. The act of producing giggles; high-pitched laughter.

giggling frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word giggling occurs in english on average 5.3 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.

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