What does shedding mean?

Definitions for shedding

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shedding, sloughing(noun)

    the process whereby something is shed

  2. desquamation, peeling, shedding(noun)

    loss of bits of outer skin by peeling or shedding or coming off in scales

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shedding

    of Shed

  2. Shedding(noun)

    the act of shedding, separating, or casting off or out; as, the shedding of blood

  3. Shedding(noun)

    that which is shed, or cast off

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shedding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shedding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wendy Alberts:

    Restaurants are one place where people find comfort during load shedding.

  2. Lord Byron:

    The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore.

  3. T. Starr King:

    The spirit of a person's life is ever shedding some power, just as a flower is steadily bestowing fragrance upon the air.

  4. Dave Belisle:

    The only reason why I'll probably end up shedding a tear is because this is the last time I'm going to end up coaching you guys.

  5. Paul Offit:

    So is it possible that people who are asymptomatically shedding polio virus walk into this country? I think it happens all the time, and if enough people choose not to vaccinate, then these diseases come back and that's what we're seeing.

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