What does aligning mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aligning, positioningadjective

    causing to fall into line or into position


  1. aligning

    Aligning generally refers to the process of arranging or adjusting things in relation to each other along a straight line or in correct positions. It can also mean the act of bringing different components, ideas, or processes into a proper coordination, harmony, or agreement. It could be used both in a physical sense (like aligning objects) and in a conceptual sense (like aligning goals or beliefs).

Editors Contribution

  1. aligningverb

    Verb form of the word align.

    Aligning themselves with the truth and creation of a unity government was complete.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aligning in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aligning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of aligning in a Sentence

  1. Dee Snider:

    But what's going on now has me questioning whether allowing the song to continue to be used. And it's very upsetting to me because I strongly don't agree with his extremist positions, and it's not so much, I know the man's not a racist, he's a friend of mine, but when you've got white supremacy groups aligning themselves with you and you don't denounce them.

  2. Carole Ferguson:

    We were surprised how much these companies were aligning themselves with changes in consumer preferences.

  3. Amanda Rushlow:

    I remember so much would be aligning.

  4. Kerwin Clayton:

    More multinationals are evaluating their presence in Asia, which is leading to further investments but also some divestitures - or partial divestitures including aligning with a local partner to try to best position the business for the future.

  5. Murray Garnick:

    We're focused on the future and, with FDA in place, working to develop less risky tobacco products, we remain committed to aligning our business practices with society's expectations of a responsible company. This includes communicating openly about the health effects of our products, continuing to support cessation efforts, helping reduce underage tobacco use and developing potentially reduced-risk products.

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