What does centering mean?

Definitions for centering
cen·ter·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. focus, focusing, focussing, focal point, direction, centering(noun)

    the concentration of attention or energy on something

    "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"

  2. centering, snap(noun)

    (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back

    "the quarterback fumbled the snap"

Wiktionary

  1. centering(Noun)

    Temporary wooden structure built to support an arch during construction

Webster Dictionary

  1. Centering

    of Centre

  2. Centering(noun)

    same as Center, n., 6

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Centering

    sen′tėr-ing, n. (archit.) the framework upon which an arch or vault of stone, brick, or iron is supported during its construction.

How to pronounce centering?

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

How to say centering in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of centering in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of centering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of centering in a Sentence

  1. Demi Moore:

    First acknowledging that there is a lot of fear around being close to someone or someone that you care about not doing the things that weve all been encouraged to do for the safety of our selves and our family, i think centering ourselves in just one, being able to really acknowledge that thats scary and that its OK to feel scared and that thats pretty normal and that were not alone.

  2. Victoria Rosenblatt:

    When I am at the wheel, that is the time that I'm not thinking about anything else, so it is centering time for me.

  3. The CEO:

    I go there at 4:15 a.m. sometimes, just by myself, it’s the right place whenever I need centering.

  4. Keenan Reynolds:

    It definitely kind of reminds you of why you're really here, the bigger commitment that you've made to serve your country and the evil that we're out to protect [against], so I think it's kind of a centering thing. It's very unfortunate that these events happen and happen so often, but, at the same time, we're grooming ourselves, we're being trained to go out and be leaders of a military that protects our nation in those types of incidents.

  5. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    I would like to see in a presidential candidate is one that has a coherent worldview and logic from which all these policy proposals are coming forward, i think Sen. Sanders has that. I also think Sen. Warren has that. I also want to see us centering( on) working people in the United States to stem income inequality( and) tackle climate change.

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