how to pronounce settling


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settling is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… astounding feat of settling Australia we …”

meanings of settling


  1. Dregs; sediment.
  2. The act of one who, or that which, settles; the act of establishing oneself, of colonizing, subsiding, adjusting, etc.
  3. The reckoning or settlement of accounts.


  1. Present participle of settle.

settling frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word settling occurs in english on average 8.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with settling


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