how to pronounce hurling


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The above transcription of hurling 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.

hurling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… are right now hurling towards mars …”

meanings of hurling


  1. The act by which something is hurled or thrown.
  2. An Irish game of ancient Celtic origin. It is played with an ash stick called a hurley (camán in Irish) and a hard leather ball called a sliotar.
  3. A Cornish street game resembling rugby, played with a silver ball.


  1. Present participle of hurl.

words that rhyme with hurling


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