What does developing mean?

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

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word developing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. development, developing(adj)

    processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible

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

  2. developing, underdeveloped(adj)

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

GCIDE

  1. developing(n.)

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

Wiktionary

  1. developing(Adjective)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Developing

    of Develop

Freebase

  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. developing

    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

How to pronounce developing?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say developing in sign language?

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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. Jeff Rathke:

    They agreed on developing a strategic approach that would focus on building mutual confidence and understanding of space systems on which both countries rely for economic, environmental, security and social well-being.

  2. David Greenfield:

    What puts somebody in that category is they are using it to a point where they are experiencing some degree of withdrawal. They are developing intolerance, meaning they are using it more and more.

  3. Richard Gorry:

    There is simply no strong engine for growth in the market. Large economies are constrained by geopolitical uncertainty (Trade War/Brexit), while emerging/developing economies are dealing with this and relatively high prices, we are of course also tracking the Fed fund rates, treasury rates, commodity indices, PMIs, etc, all of which support our concerns on demand.

  4. James Kavanagh:

    In the developing world, particularly Africa and South and Central America, and Southeast Asia there's a real need to be able to compare like-for-like across borders, so if you're looking at a piece of property or land for investment in Ghana then you can compare the same kind of principles in Botswana.

  5. Takafumi Kakudo:

    Developing countries need more electricity and they will build more coal-fired plants no matter what developed countries say.

Images & Illustrations of developing

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