how to pronounce spitting


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The above transcription of spitting 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.

spitting is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… of gray it's a spitting image kyle …”

meanings of spitting


  1. An appearance on the surface of melted silver or platinum allowed to cool slowly, jets of oxygen forming small cones and sometimes throwing up drops of molten metal.
  2. Expectoration.


  1. Present participle of spit.

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