how to pronounce melting


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melting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… way to decrease the melting point of ice …”

meanings of melting


  1. Given over to strong emotion; tender; aroused; emotional, tearful.
  2. That causes one to melt with emotion; able to make others feel tender and emotional.
  3. Which is melting, dissolving or liquefying.


  1. The act of softening or mitigating.
  2. The process of changing the state of a substance from solid to liquid by heating it past its melting point.


  1. Present participle of melt.

melting frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word melting occurs in english on average 8.5 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 melting 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 melting can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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