how to pronounce piling


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piling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… pastor with the vip row piling around …”

meanings of piling


  1. The process of building up, heating, and working fagots or piles to form bars, etc.
  2. A structural support comprising a length of wood, steel, or other construction material.
  3. The act of heaping up.


  1. Present participle of pile.

piling frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word piling occurs in english on average 3.1 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 piling 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 piling can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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