What does existing mean?

Definitions for existing
ex·ist·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. existing(adj)

    presently existing

    "the existing system"

  2. existent, existing(adj)

    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. existing(adj)

    existing in something specified

    "depletion of the oxygen existing in the bloodstream"

Wiktionary

  1. existing(Adjective)

    that exists, or has existence, especially that exists now

Webster Dictionary

  1. Existing

    of Exist

Editors Contribution

  1. existing

    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

How to pronounce existing?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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    Indian

How to say existing in sign language?

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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. Pavel Molchanov:

    It will be interesting to watch how Exxon pursues the development of InterOil's gas resources. Will it be by expanding the existing LNG plant already operating in the country, or building a brand-new project?.

  2. Amir Ganor:

    After the gold treasure from Caesarea, this is the second time in the past month that citizens have reported significant archaeological finds and we welcome this important trend, thanks to these citizens’ awareness, researchers at the Israel Antiquities Authority will be able to expand the existing archaeological knowledge about the development of society and culture in the Land of Israel in antiquity.

  3. Yang Wan-soon:

    The city also needs to consider whether the free taxi service would disrupt existing market order.

  4. Richard Broome:

    Dust may aggravate existing heart and lung conditions and cause symptoms like eye irritation and cough, symptoms can occur for several days after dust is inhaled, so people with the chronic conditions need to be vigilant with their treatment programs.

  5. Scott Morrison:

    Today is about ensuring we deal with the urgent crisis that is existing across fire grounds in four states in particular, to ensure we're giving everything that is needed on ground without being asked.

Images & Illustrations of existing

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