how to pronounce serving


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the above transcription of serving 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.

serving is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… of the Charleston Square serving the EIU …”

meanings of serving


  1. A portion (especially, of a meal) served to someone.
  2. The action of the verb to serve.
  3. A layer added to the outside of an electrical cable to protect it.


  1. That or who serves or serve.


  1. Present participle of serve.

serving frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word serving occurs in english on average 46.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with serving


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