What does leavening mean?

Definitions for leavening
ˈlɛv ə nɪŋleav·en·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. leaven, leaveningnoun

    an influence that works subtly to lighten or modify something

    "his sermons benefited from a leavening of humor"

  2. leaven, leaveningnoun

    a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid


  1. leaveningnoun

    a leavening agent

  2. leaveningadjective

    made light by aeration

Webster Dictionary

  1. Leavening

    of Leaven

  2. Leaveningnoun

    the act of making light, or causing to ferment, by means of leaven

  3. Leaveningnoun

    that which leavens or makes light

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of leavening in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of leavening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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