What does Starting mean?

Definitions for Starting
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, starting(adj)

    a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning)

    "he got his start because one of the regular pitchers was in the hospital"; "his starting meant that the coach thought he was one of their best linemen"

  2. starting(adj)

    (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear

    "with eyes starting from their sockets"

  3. starting(adj)

    appropriate to the beginning or start of an event

    "the starting point"; "hands in the starting position"

Webster Dictionary

  1. starting

    of Start

  2. Starting

    a. & n. from Start, v

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. starting

    An irregular and arbitrary mode of punishment with canes or ropes' ends, long since illegal in the British navy.

Editors Contribution

  1. starting

    Verb form of the word start.

    They are starting to plan their wedding easily and simply.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2382

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1257

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Nouns Frequency: #2103

How to pronounce Starting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Starting in sign language?

  1. starting

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Starting in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Starting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Starting in a Sentence

  1. Jamie McGroarty:

    It was a comfort for everyone being around their peers, the freshman had it the hardest, because they were starting high school for the first time just like her.

  2. Yoshio Ito:

    We'll need hundreds of people at the start, we should actually see that starting around the autumn.

  3. Ian Fogg:

    They're not giving exposure to any of their partners that have [to date] been involved in the design and manufacture of Nexus phones. the prices are essentially the same as the starting prices for an iPhone. And similar to the top-end Samsung phones.

  4. John Williams:

    Given the progress we've made and continue to make on our goals, I view the next appropriate step as gradually raising interest rates, most likely starting sometime later this year.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    We're just starting. The first vote hasn't been counted. Why don't we let the process work?

Images & Illustrations of Starting

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