how to pronounce swinging


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the above transcription of swinging 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.

swinging is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… spectacle buyers swinging branding irons …”

meanings of swinging


  1. Fine, good, successful.
  2. Sexually promiscuous.
  3. Alternative form of swingeing.


  1. The act or motion of that which swings.
  2. An activity where couples engage in sexual activity with different partners.


  1. Present participle of swing.

swinging frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word swinging occurs in english on average 7 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 swinging 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 swinging can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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