how to pronounce owing

/ˈoʊɪŋ/

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The above transcription of owing 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.

owing is pronounced in two syllables

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oʊɪŋ

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

“… in this country we know it's owing to …”

meanings of owing

adjective:

  1. Still to be paid; owed as a debt.

verb:

  1. Present participle of owe.

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