how to pronounce seating


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The above transcription of seating 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.

seating is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… kitchen with outdoor seating and …”

meanings of seating


  1. The act of one that seats.
  2. Collectively, the various fitted supports of the parts of a structure or of a machine; a housing in which a component is seated.
  3. The provision of chairs or other places for people to sit.
  4. Haircloth.
  5. Material for making seats.
  6. A period of time in which people are allowed into a performance, a meal, etc., to be seated.
  7. That part of the floor which rests on the keel.


  1. Present participle of seat.

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