how to pronounce sipping


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the above transcription of sipping 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.

sipping is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… have sat on a beach sipping mai tais and …”

meanings of sipping


  1. Present participle of sip.


  1. The act of taking a sip.

sipping frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word sipping occurs in english on average 5.7 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.

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