how to pronounce wheezing


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the above transcription of wheezing 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.

wheezing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so how do they do it wheezing like a cow …”

meanings of wheezing


  1. The quality or symptom of breathing with an audible wheeze.


  1. Present participle of wheeze.

wheezing frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word wheezing occurs in english on average 1 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.

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