What does profiling mean?

Definitions for profilingˈproʊ faɪ lɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. profiling(noun)

    recording a person's behavior and analyzing psychological characteristics in order to predict or assess their ability in a certain sphere or to identify a particular group of people


  1. profiling(Noun)

    the forensic science of constructing an outline of a person's individual characteristics

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profiling

    of Profile

  2. Profiling(noun)

    in the construction of fieldworks, the erection at proper intervals of wooden profiles, to show to the workmen the sectional form of the parapets at those points


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of profiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of profiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Demonstrator Dariel Ali:

    There's a lot of racial profiling going on within the system.

  2. Lorraine Smalls:

    You got really good officers, and you got some who want to go above the law themselves, there's a lot of profiling going around.

  3. Judy Chu:

    It's clear that there is religious profiling going on whereby certain people are stopped just because they are Sikh or just because they are Muslim.

  4. Charles Gallagher:

    A white police officer in Ferguson may be married to a black woman and have black and Latino friends, but that doesn't mean the officer is above racial profiling.

  5. Republican Donald Trump:

    I think profiling is something that we're going to have to start thinking about as a country, republican Donald Trump look at Israel and Republican Donald Trump look at others, and they do it and they do it successfully. And Republican Donald Trump know, I hate the concept of profiling, but we have to start using common sense.

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