how to pronounce wrestling


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the above transcription of wrestling 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.

wrestling is pronounced in two syllables

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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


  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.


  1. Present participle of wrestle.

wrestling frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word wrestling occurs in english on average 8.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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