What does developing mean?

Definitions for developing
dɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋde·vel·op·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. development, developingadjective

    processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible

    "the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours"

  2. developing, underdevelopedadjective

    relating to societies in which capital needed to industrialize is in short supply

GCIDE

  1. developingnoun

    the process of treating a photosensitive material with chemicals in order to make a latent image visible.

Wiktionary

  1. developingadjective

    Of a country: becoming economically more mature or advanced; becoming industrialized.

ChatGPT

  1. developing

    Developing refers to the process of growing, evolving, or improving something over a period of time. This can involve creating something new, enhancing existing skills, methods or products, or bringing about a certain desired change. This term is widely used across different fields such as technology, economy, sociology, and psychology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Developing

    of Develop

Wikidata

  1. Developing

    Developing is a 1994 short film directed by Marya Cohn, about the relationship between a girl and her single mother, who has breast cancer. The film stars Natalie Portman as Nina.

Editors Contribution

  1. developingverb

    Verb form of the word develop.

    The developing creation of peace agreements is vital for humanity.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 9, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3188

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3607

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Adjectives Frequency: #436

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of developing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of developing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of developing in a Sentence

  1. Chris Urmson:

    We'll continue to drive thousands of miles so we can all better understand the all-too common incidents that cause many of us to dislike day-to-day driving - and we'll continue to work hard on developing a self-driving car that can shoulder this burden for us.

  2. Ginni Rometty:

    Arvind is the right CEO for the next era at IBM, he is a brilliant technologist who has played a significant role in developing our key technologies.

  3. Jeremy Carlson:

    It's certainly possible for the Chinese auto industry to make significant headway with government backing, but there's still a lot going into developing that technology, making sure it's safe, and that means a certain number of miles driven.

  4. Joe Votel:

    That is the seminal event that caused us to really focus on developing the capabilities, developing the organizations, developing the command control structure and developing an organization that was focused on conducting missions of great importance to our nation, we recognized that we could not allow ourselves, allow our country, to fall into that situation again.

  5. Junaid Ahmad:

    It took developed countries many years to achieve universal access, if we look at history and the pace in which developed countries have changed, then what developing countries are doing today is pretty historic. They are catching up at a very fast rate.

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