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start·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, startingadjective

    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. startingadjective

    (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear

    "with eyes starting from their sockets"

  3. startingadjective

    appropriate to the beginning or start of an event

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

ChatGPT

  1. starting

    Starting refers to the beginning or commencement of something. It is the initial step or action taken to initiate a process, activity, or event.

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. startingverb

    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

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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. John Williams:

    I am starting to see signs of imbalances emerge in the form of high asset prices, especially in real estate, and that trips the alert system, one lesson I have taken from past episodes is that once the imbalances have grown large, the options to deal with them are limited.

  2. Ross Duffer:

    Ross Duffer and Matt Duffer know what the end is, and we know when it is. [ The pandemic ] has given us time to look ahead, figure out what is best for the show. Starting to fill that out gave us a better idea of how long we need to tell that story.

  3. Blaine Lee:

    The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself.

  4. Patrick Kaser:

    We’ve had this weird pause over the last three weeks where analysts haven’t been updating earnings estimates because of the banking turmoil. Those are undoubtedly going to come, there’s currently a false sense of security that things won’t change, but a lot of the data under the surface is probably pointing towards higher odds of recession. This is not a favorable starting point for stocks as we think about the next few months.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Love is winning the war without starting the war. (L'amour, c'est gagner la guerre sans commencer la guerre)

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