how to pronounce straining

/ˈstɹɛɪnɪŋ/

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straining frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word straining occurs in english on average 0.7 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.

straining is pronounced in two syllables

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stɹɛɪnɪŋ

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

“… every 25 years further straining those …”

meanings of straining

noun:

  1. Filtering, the process of passing something through a strainer.
  2. The act by which one strains. (muscles, etc).

verb:

  1. Present participle of strain.

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