how to pronounce owning


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the above transcription of owning 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.

owning is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… if owning a piece of domino's pizza pie …”

meanings of owning


  1. Present participle of own.

owning frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word owning occurs in english on average 7 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 owning 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 owning can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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