What does lining mean?

Definitions for lining
ˈlaɪ nɪŋlin·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lining, liner(noun)

    a protective covering that protects an inside surface

  2. liner, lining(noun)

    a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment

  3. lining, facing(noun)

    providing something with a surface of a different material

  4. lining(noun)

    the act of attaching an inside lining (to a garment or curtain etc.)

Wiktionary

  1. lining(Noun)

    A covering for the inside surface of something.

  2. lining(Noun)

    The material used for such a covering.

  3. lining(Noun)

    The act of attaching such a covering.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lining

    of Line

    Etymology: [See Line to cover the in side.]

  2. Lining(noun)

    the act of one who lines; the act or process of making lines, or of inserting a lining

    Etymology: [See Line to cover the in side.]

  3. Lining(noun)

    that which covers the inner surface of anything, as of a garment or a box; also, the contents of anything

    Etymology: [See Line to cover the in side.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lining

    lī′ning, n. the cover of the inner surface of anything, contents.

Editors Contribution

  1. lining

    A type of material or matter.

    The lining of the dress is silk and very beautiful.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 20, 2020  

How to pronounce lining?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say lining in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lining in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of lining in a Sentence

  1. Anthony Barajas:

    Oh man, we're flooded. As soon as people heard we were still open, they started lining up, once all the toilet paper got sold out, they knew they needed some relief.

  2. Aoi Sedarat:

    Some of the ingredients, namely minerals, can be harsh on the stomach lining – it causes indigestion and pain.

  3. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn:

    In the 2017 election, there were queues of experts ... lining up at the beginning of the campaign to write off the Labor Party, and what happened then?

  4. Dennis Santiago:

    What is missing is the proof that diversions did or did not occur, and if so where, iT costs are only part of the process. It could be legitimate, classic pocket lining at work – or some of both.

  5. Evan Dellon:

    The esophageal lining is built to withstand acid damage, but it’s not at all built to be exposed to things that are alkaline, so for some people, alkaline beverages could cause irritation.

Images & Illustrations of lining

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