how to pronounce innings


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the above transcription of innings 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.

innings is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… over 24 innings with 34 strikeouts and …”

meanings of innings


  1. A person's lifespan.
  2. Plural of inning.
  3. One side's (from when the first player begins to bat, until the last player is out) or individual player's turn to bat or the runs scored during those durations.
  4. The time during which any party is in possession of power, or enjoying good luck, etc.; a turn of any kind.

innings frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word innings occurs in english on average 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.

topics innings 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 innings can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words that rhyme with innings


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