how to pronounce reckoning

/ˈɹɛkənɪŋ/

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reckoning is pronounced in three syllables

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ɹɛkənɪŋ

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

“… and the time of reckoning we're having a …”

meanings of reckoning

noun:

  1. The bill or check, especially at an inn or tavern.
  2. An opinion or judgement.
  3. The settlement of accounts, as between parties.
  4. A summing up or appraisal.
  5. Rank or status.
  6. The working out of consequences or retribution for one's actions.
  7. The action of calculating or estimating something.

verb:

  1. Present participle and gerund of reckon.

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