What does getting mean?

Definitions for getting
get·ting

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acquiring, getting(noun)

    the act of acquiring something

    "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

Wiktionary

  1. getting(Noun)

    act of obtaining

Webster Dictionary

  1. Getting

    of Get

  2. Getting(noun)

    the act of obtaining or acquiring; acquisition

  3. Getting(noun)

    that which is got or obtained; gain; profit

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'getting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #609

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'getting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #213

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of getting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of getting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of getting in a Sentence

  1. Robert Bertram:

    I was getting scared.

  2. David Anasagasti:

    It’s getting kind of tacky.

  3. Shabana Majeed:

    People are getting frustrated.

  4. Bette Davis:

    Getting old is not for sissies.

  5. Agusta Drofn Gudmundsdottir:

    It is not getting better for me.

Images & Illustrations of getting

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