how to pronounce grieving


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the above transcription of grieving 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.

grieving frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word grieving occurs in english on average 1.5 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.

grieving is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… part of man grieving Macduff meanwhile …”

meanings of grieving


  1. Present participle of grieve.


  1. An act or instance of feeling or expressing grief.

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