how to pronounce whirring


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The above transcription of whirring 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.

whirring is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… quit agonizing doubting whirring all …”

meanings of whirring


  1. Producing a whirr; giving off a whirring noise.
  2. Spinning rapidly.


  1. A whirr, the sounds of a whirr.


  1. Present participle of whirr.

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