how to pronounce leaking


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the above transcription of leaking 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.

leaking frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word leaking occurs in english on average 1.5 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.

leaking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the higher dimensions leaking over and …”

meanings of leaking


  1. That which leaks out.
  2. The act by which something leaks.


  1. Present participle of leak.

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