Something owned; possession; goods; estate.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from have.
My having is not much;
I’ll make division of my present with you:
Hold, there’s half my coffer. William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night.
Of the one side was alleged the having a picture, which the other wanted; of the other side, the first striking the shield. Philip Sidney.
Thou art not for the fashion of these times,
Where none will sweat but for promotion;
And having that, do choak their service up,
Even with the having. William Shakespeare, As you like it.
The gentleman is of no having: he kept company with the wild prince and Poinz: he is of too high a region; he knows too much. William Shakespeare, Merry Wives of Windsor.
possession; goods; estate
Having is the third album by the American rock band Trespassers William. It was released on 28 February 2006 on Nettwerk Records.
Verb form of the word have.
We were having dinner when we got the good news, the wedding date had been changed to a few months earlier.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'having' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #254
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'having' in Written Corpus Frequency: #246
The numerical value of having in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of having in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
There are worries about having lesser-trained pilots and that creating more risk, or congested airspace, air traffic control that is not adequate to support the services going through.
The real policy failure is not having a program in place to recover the gun.
The hotel did have my phone. The hotel did end up having my phone. I did get my belongings returned to me.
For a long time, investors and multinationals have not held the Chinese government accountable for having better data.
It’s like the seventh seal of hell out there this year. Because we’ve never experienced this before and no one ever has in recording anything having to do with the seas ever has seen anything like this, i don’t think it was fit for man or beast out there, but we were still there and that’s what makes it entertaining.
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