What does functioning mean?

Definitions for functioning
func·tion·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. operation, functioning, performance(adj)

    process or manner of functioning or operating

    "the power of its engine determines its operation"; "the plane's operation in high winds"; "they compared the cooking performance of each oven"; "the jet's performance conformed to high standards"

  2. functioning(adj)

    performing or able to perform its regular function

    "a functioning flashlight"

Wiktionary

  1. functioning(Noun)

    Action of the verb function.

  2. functioning(Noun)

    Manner by which something functions; the workings.

  3. functioning(Adjective)

    Functional, working

How to pronounce functioning?

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

How to say functioning in sign language?

  1. functioning

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of functioning in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of functioning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of functioning in a Sentence

  1. William S. Burroughs:

    A functioning police state needs no police.

  2. Joseph Szabo:

    A functioning PTC system should prevent this.

  3. Chief Research Officer Jon Miller:

    Many next-generation products are simply not functioning right now.

  4. Sheeba Ben:

    Probiotics help to restore that balance so things are functioning well.

  5. Allan Fromberg:

    There have been some complaints that the mute button or the off button were not functioning.

Images & Illustrations of functioning

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