how to pronounce thrilling


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the above transcription of thrilling 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.

thrilling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… movie ever super thrilling roller …”

meanings of thrilling


  1. Present participle of thrill.


  1. Causing a feeling of sudden excitement.


  1. A thrill.

thrilling frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word thrilling occurs in english on average 7.1 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.

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