how to pronounce knitting


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the above transcription of knitting 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.

knitting frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word knitting occurs in english on average 2.2 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.

knitting is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of knitting


  1. Overhead electrification wires, OHLE.
  2. Material that has been, or is being knitted.
  3. The action of the verb to knit; the process of producing knitted material.


  1. Present participle of knit.

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