how to pronounce screeching


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the above transcription of screeching 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.

screeching is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… isn't exactly coming to screeching halt …”

meanings of screeching


  1. Present participle of screech.


  1. The act of producing a screech.

screeching frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word screeching occurs in english on average 2.3 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 screeching 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 screeching can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with screeching


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