how to pronounce presiding


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presiding is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… paid the presiding spirit over the …”

meanings of presiding


  1. Present participle of preside.


  1. Having authority over; vested with the authority to preside over.

presiding frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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