how to pronounce skimming


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The above transcription of skimming 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.

skimming is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… your broth after scum skimming you'll …”

meanings of skimming


  1. The sport of skimboarding.
  2. Something skimmed from a surface etc.
  3. A motion or action that skims.


  1. Present participle of skim.

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