how to pronounce waxing


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the above transcription of waxing 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.

waxing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… they just got waxing so just regular …”

meanings of waxing


  1. A recording intended for a phonograph.
  2. The action of the verb to wax.
  3. A cosmetic procedure in which hair is removed from the body by the application and removal of wax.


  1. Present participle and gerund of wax.

waxing frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word waxing occurs in english on average 1.8 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.

topics waxing 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 waxing can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with waxing


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