how to pronounce hinting


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the above transcription of hinting 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.

hinting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… government is hinting that it will be …”

meanings of hinting


  1. The process of adding hints to a computer-based font in order to align the glyphs to a rasterized grid at specific sizes in a visually appealing manner.
  2. The act of giving a hint or suggestion.


  1. Present participle of hint.

hinting frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hinting occurs in english on average 1.4 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 hinting 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 hinting can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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