how to pronounce looting


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the above transcription of looting 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.

looting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… research tells us that looting is quite …”

meanings of looting


  1. The act of stealing during a general disturbance.


  1. Present participle of loot.

looting frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word looting occurs in english on average 2.1 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 looting 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 looting can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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