how to pronounce placing


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the above transcription of placing 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.

placing is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of placing pronunciation

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

“… hours got our modified Cup placing it …”

meanings of placing


  1. The position of a competitor at the end of a race.
  2. The condition of being placed.
  3. The action by which something is placed; placement; positioning.


  1. Present participle of place.

placing frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word placing occurs in english on average 15.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics placing 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 placing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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