how to pronounce rowing


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the above transcription of rowing 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.

rowing is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of rowing pronunciation

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

“… what's she doing I'm rowing got a really …”

meanings of rowing


  1. The action of propelling a boat with oars.
  2. The act of having a row, or argument.
  3. The action of the verb to row.
  4. The rowing of boats as a competitive sport.


  1. Present participle of row.

rowing frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word rowing occurs in english on average 2.2 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 rowing 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 rowing can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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