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Definitions for existing
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. existingadjective

    presently existing

    "the existing system"

  2. existent, existingadjective

    having existence or being or actuality

    "an attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient"; "much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran"

  3. existingadjective

    existing in something specified

    "depletion of the oxygen existing in the bloodstream"

Wiktionary

  1. existingadjective

    that exists, or has existence, especially that exists now

Webster Dictionary

  1. Existing

    of Exist

Editors Contribution

  1. existingverb

    Verb form of the word exist.

    The house was existing in a beautiful field.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 16, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'existing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1074

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'existing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1355

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'existing' in Adjectives Frequency: #132

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of existing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of existing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of existing in a Sentence

  1. Glen Weldon:

    She was ferociously intelligent, sardonically funny and made your day better by merely existing. She was a passionate voice for genre content that NPR will miss like an ache.

  2. Lupin Chief Executive Vinita Gupta:

    (The deal) significantly boosts Lupin's existing business and growth prospects over the next few years, it puts us in a tremendous position from the pipeline perspective to capitalise on generics opportunities.

  3. James Campbell:

    COVID-19 has exposed the cost of this systemic lack of safeguards for the health, safety and wellbeing of health workers. In the first 18 months of the pandemic, about 115,500 health workers died from COVID-19, sickness absence and exhaustion exacerbated pre-existing shortages of health workers and undermined the capacities of health systems to respond to the increased demand for care and prevention during the crisis.

  4. New York:

    As a marketplace, the number of shoppers and customer demand on our platform naturally rebalances over time. When demand peaks and earnings opportunities are plentiful, new shoppers onboard at higher rates and existing shoppers spend more time fulfilling orders, as customer demand normalizes, the marketplace will stabilize as supply and demand reach a new equilibrium -- we expect to see this happen in the coming weeks.

  5. Ameer Assaf:

    A number of people started playing more video games during the pandemic and became interested in buying or upgrading their existing consoles, we're effectively seeing a situation where there is an incredibly high demand coupled with a very low supply. ... The PS5 shortage has been the worst one I've seen so far.

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