how to pronounce striking


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the above transcription of striking 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.

striking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… record a bullet striking the bulb of a …”

meanings of striking


  1. Making a strong impression.


  1. Present participle of strike.


  1. The act by which something strikes or is struck.

striking frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word striking occurs in english on average 13.3 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.

topics striking can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that striking can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with striking


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