What does Shipping mean?

Definitions for Shipping
ˈʃɪp ɪŋShip·ping

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. transportation, shipping, transport(noun)

    the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials

  2. shipping, cargo ships, merchant marine, merchant vessels(noun)

    conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry

Wiktionary

  1. shipping(Noun)

    The transportation of goods.

  2. shipping(Noun)

    The body of ships belonging to one nation, port or industry.

  3. shipping(Noun)

    Passage or transport on a ship.

  4. shipping(Noun)

    The cost of sending an item or package via postal services.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shipping

    of Ship

  2. Shipping(adj)

    relating to ships, their ownership, transfer, or employment; as, shiping concerns

  3. Shipping(adj)

    relating to, or concerned in, the forwarding of goods; as, a shipping clerk

  4. Shipping(noun)

    the act of one who, or of that which, ships; as, the shipping of flour to Liverpool

  5. Shipping(noun)

    the collective body of ships in one place, or belonging to one port, country, etc.; vessels, generally; tonnage

  6. Shipping(noun)

    navigation

Editors Contribution

  1. shipping

    The commercial enterprise of moving commodities, goods, products and materials.

    The shipping costs were affordable.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2020  
  2. shipping

    Verb form of the word ship.

    Shipping is affordable and used by so many companies globally.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2020  

How to pronounce Shipping?

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How to say Shipping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shipping in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shipping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Shipping in a Sentence

  1. Tristram Stuart:

    There is a racket in this country called hidden waste, the surplus costs so much for supermarkets to dispose of that it just gets placed in warehouses and shipping containers. Hopefully, this will be exposed soon and the figures will change dramatically.

  2. Clemens Steffin:

    How to get yourself motivated, how to be more structured, how to build a company, how the tax laws in Germany work, how to organize packing, shipping, and so on. I have the feeling that everything will be a bit easier this time around because we know so much more. Last time was a challenge, but we overcame the hurdles and made it a success.

  3. Alan Dranow:

    We’re preparing Walmart Museum [ the door ] for shipping because you ca n’t just ship Walmart Museum on one of our trucks, we’ve got thousands of trucks but this is not something you just put on a truck that’s shipping packaged product. It has to be shipped from an art shipper.

  4. Peter Hinchliffe:

    Merchant shipping accepts that it has a role to play in this crisis, but we also need support.

  5. Gary Peters:

    Every day, millions of passengers and tens of thousands of shipping containers carrying food products cross our nation's borders.

Images & Illustrations of Shipping

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