how to pronounce intimidating


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the above transcription of intimidating 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.

intimidating is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… it's intimidating and cold and not …”

meanings of intimidating


  1. Present participle of intimidate.


  1. Threatening.

intimidating frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word intimidating occurs in english on average 6.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to intimidating


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