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Princeton's WordNet

  1. idleness, idling, loafingnoun

    having no employment


  1. idlingnoun

    An idle period; something done idly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Idling

    of Idle

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of idling in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of idling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of idling in a Sentence

  1. Greg Brundage:

    The cars really impact the neighborhood because they line up, they back up, they are sitting idling.

  2. Brenda Ueland:

    So you see, imagination needs moodling - long, inefficient, happy idling, dawdling and puttering.

  3. Matt Smith:

    We're seeing ships idling off the coast of China, Singapore, (the) Arab Gulf, and now the U.S. Gulf. It appears that the glut of supply in the global market is only getting worse.

  4. Andy Herrmann:

    It's costing us money to repair our cars from damaged roads and bridges, it's costing us money( on time) wasted in traffic -- costing us money on gasoline that we have to spend because we're just sitting wasting it idling.

  5. Robert Dees:

    We've had a policy engine that was idling, we're going to... allow the people of America to really see what Ben Carson really believes about certain things.

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    express strong disapproval of
    • A. condemn
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