how to pronounce seeking


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the above transcription of seeking 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.

seeking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… definitely refugees seeking refuge is …”

meanings of seeking


  1. The act of one who seeks; a search or quest to find something.


  1. That seeks something specified.


  1. Present participle of seek.

seeking frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word seeking occurs in english on average 33.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics seeking 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 seeking can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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