What does operating mean?

Definitions for operating

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word operating.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. operating(adj)

    involved in a kind of operation

    "the operating conditions of the oxidation pond"

  2. operational, in operation(p), operating(a)(adj)

    being in effect or operation

    "de facto apartheid is still operational even in the `new' African nations"- Leslie Marmon Silko; "bus service is in operation during the emergency"; "the company had several operating divisions"

Wiktionary

  1. operating(Adjective)

    in operation

  2. operating(Adjective)

    that operates

  3. operating(Adjective)

    involved in an operation

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'operating' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3210

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'operating' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4038

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'operating' in Nouns Frequency: #1371

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of operating in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of operating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mary R. Thompson:

    Andrew is the operating system of the future and always will be.

  2. Bill McDermott:

    You will see exactly what our plan is to grow the core, to grow the cloud and to grow the operating income.

  3. Robert Benchley:

    The pencil sharpener is about as far as I have ever got in operating a complicated piece of machinery with any success.

  4. Peter van der Linden:

    When solving a "panic" you must first ask yourself what you were doing that could possibly frighten an operating system.

  5. Terry Pratchett, Jingo:

    One of the universal rules of happiness is: always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.

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