how to pronounce ranking


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ranking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Norman etta who is a ranking member in …”

meanings of ranking


  1. Having a specified rank.
  2. Superior in rank.


  1. Present participle of rank.


  1. One's relative placement in a list.

ranking frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word ranking occurs in english on average 5.3 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 ranking 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 ranking can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with ranking


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