how to pronounce hounding


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hounding is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of hounding


  1. Pursuit, especially when persistent or relentless.
  2. The part of a mast below the hounds and above the deck.


  1. Present participle of hound.

hounding frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hounding occurs in english on average 0.5 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.

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