how to pronounce swelling


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The above transcription of swelling 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.

swelling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… emerging markets swelling by over 17 …”

meanings of swelling


  1. The state of being swollen.
  2. A rising, as of passion or anger.
  3. Anything swollen, especially any abnormally swollen part of the body.


  1. Present participle of swell.

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