What does SPEAKING mean?

Definitions for SPEAKING
ˈspi kɪŋSPEAKING

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. speaking, speech productionnoun

    the utterance of intelligible speech

  2. public speaking, speechmaking, speaking, oral presentationadjective

    delivering an address to a public audience

    "people came to see the candidates and hear the speechmaking"

  3. speaking(a)adjective

    capable of or involving speech or speaking

    "human beings--the speaking animals"; "a speaking part in the play"

Wiktionary

  1. speakingnoun

    One's ability to communicate vocally in a given language.

  2. speakingnoun

    The act of communicating vocally.

  3. speakingnoun

    An oral recitation of e.g. a story.

  4. speakingadjective

    Used in speaking.

    one's normal speaking voice

  5. speakingadjective

    Expressive; eloquent.

    The sight was more speaking than any speech could be.

  6. speakingadjective

    Involving speaking.

    It was her first speaking part: she screamed.

  7. speakingadjective

    Having the ability of speech.

    speaking parrot; speaking clock

Webster Dictionary

  1. Speaking

    of Speak

  2. Speakingadjective

    uttering speech; used for conveying speech; as, man is a speaking animal; a speaking tube

  3. Speakingadjective

    seeming to be capable of speech; hence, lifelike; as, a speaking likeness

Editors Contribution

  1. speaking

    The ability, act and process of to speak.

    He was speaking with such love and unity, a real joy is her future husband.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 6, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SPEAKING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2091

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SPEAKING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1092

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SPEAKING in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SPEAKING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of SPEAKING in a Sentence

  1. Bobbi Kristina Brown:

    It went wonderful until Pat started speaking, and I didn't like that.

  2. Rion Ramirez:

    Addressing those issues that she hadn't addressed before has really allowed her to be in a position of speaking more freely and being even more committed to those values, she herself would say it was long overdue. It was something that needed to be addressed.

  3. Mayank kumar:

    Sometimes I cannot state what race they are speaking my fingers”

  4. Beau Biden:

    Bernie is speaking to a yearning that is deep and real and he has credibility on it, and that is the absolute enormous concentration of wealth in a small group of people with the new class now being able to be shown being left out.

  5. Trey Gowdy:

    Because I do not know him, and cannot recall ever speaking to him, I can say for certain he was never instructed by me to focus on Clinton, nor would he be a credible person to speak on my behalf.

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