how to pronounce whaling


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The above transcription of whaling 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.

whaling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… beautiful little whaling village …”

meanings of whaling


  1. The practice of spotting whales.
  2. The practice of hunting whales.
  3. A beating.


  1. Present participle of whale.

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