Definitions for orienting

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word orienting

Princeton's WordNet

  1. orienting, orientating(adj)

    positioning with respect to a reference system or determining your bearings physically or intellectually

    "noticed the bee's momentary orienting pause before heading back to the hive"; "an orienting program for new employees"


  1. orienting(adj.)

    aligning; positioning; setting into proper alignment.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aaron Smith:

    Technology permeates modern life and we thought it would be revealing to see how knowledgeable people were about some core concepts and history, policy makers, tech designers, and those orienting their organizations around digital life can profit from knowing just how 'technology literate' people are and where gaps in their knowledge might be. Just because people use these gadgets a lot doesn't necessarily mean they know everything about how they work and where they came from.


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