how to pronounce shattering


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the above transcription of shattering 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.

shattering is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… really shattering statistic the snapshot …”

meanings of shattering


  1. Present participle of shatter.


  1. The act of something that shatters; the shattered material.

shattering frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word shattering occurs in english on average 2.2 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 shattering 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 shattering can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with shattering


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