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How to Pronounce ponding?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ponding" is [pˈɒndɪŋ], [pˈɒndɪŋ], [p_ˈɒ_n_d_ɪ_ŋ].

"Ponding" in context

Ponding is the accumulation of water in a low-lying area, usually caused by heavy rainfall. It is a common problem in areas that are prone to flooding, due to the lack of drainage or poor infrastructure. It can cause numerous issues such as damage to property, vehicles, and even human lives. In addition, ponding can have a negative effect on the environment, as stagnant water can create an ideal habitat for mosquitoes and other disease-carrying insects.

In order to combat the issue of ponding, various strategies have been developed. The most effective method, however, is the construction of stormwater detention ponds.

What are similar-sounding words for ponding?

Usage over time for ponding:

This graph shows how "ponding" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

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