how to pronounce lacking


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The above transcription of lacking 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.

lacking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… of the case not lacking interest which …”

meanings of lacking


  1. Present participle of lack.


  1. The absence of something; a lack.


  1. Missing or not having enough of (a good quality, etc).

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