how to pronounce shrinking


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The above transcription of shrinking 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.

shrinking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… my knees are shrinking if my room were a …”

meanings of shrinking


  1. Present participle of shrink.


  1. The act of one who, or that which, shrinks; act of becoming smaller or moving timidly away.

words that rhyme with shrinking


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