how to pronounce wrestling

/ˈɹɛslɪŋ/

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wrestling is pronounced in two syllables

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ɹɛslɪŋ

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

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meanings of wrestling

noun:

  1. The act of one who wrestles; a struggle to achieve something.
  2. A sport where two opponents attempt to subdue each other in bare-handed grappling using techniques of leverage, holding, and pressure points.
  3. A professional tumbling act that emulates the sport of wrestling. Also called "professional wrestling". It is distinguished from sport wrestling — which has strict internationally recognized rules and is conducted on a mat — by being scripted, rehearsed, conducted in a boxing ring rather than on a mat, and televised as entertainment.

verb:

  1. Present participle of wrestle.

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