What does leavening mean?

Definitions for leavening
ˈlɛv ə nɪŋleav·en·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. leaven, leavening(noun)

    an influence that works subtly to lighten or modify something

    "his sermons benefited from a leavening of humor"

  2. leaven, leavening(noun)

    a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid


  1. leavening(Noun)

    a leavening agent

  2. leavening(Adjective)

    made light by aeration

Webster Dictionary

  1. Leavening

    of Leaven

  2. Leavening(noun)

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

  3. Leavening(noun)

    that which leavens or makes light

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How to say leavening in sign language?

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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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