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. Mark Hamrick:

    If you're trying to look for the silver lining in the midst of the current climate.

  2. Ashley Smith:

    Daphne Goujon said.  (Elina Shirazi) It was just about having our own wedding and our own story, something to tell our kids and our grandkids that during this really bizarre time we did something really cool, Chris Goujon added. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR LIFESTYLE NEWSLETTER Washington, D.C. couple Blake and Ashley Smith decided to have a small ceremony. While they didnt go virtual, the couple says they are planning to hold the full wedding in August. The Smiths said that even though they did not plan on a virtual wedding, they don’t think it’s a bad idea for other couples who don’t want to postpone the date. (Chelsea Photography) The Smiths walk down the aisle in the presence of a few family members. They say they are grateful for the small ceremony they had and plan on having the real thing in a few months. (Chelsea Photography) FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS We were monitoring the news very closely. Just one week prior to our planned wedding date of March 22, the CDC recommended that gatherings of 50 or more be canceled or rescheduled, our wedding had 252 confirmed attendees, even after cancellations. The weight of the global pandemic began to weigh on our hearts and the health of our guests became a huge concern. On the Monday before our wedding, we postponed until August 23. We could not truly celebrate with the possibility of putting the health of our closest friends and family in danger. The silver lining is that we decided that we wanted to still get married. My mother is an ordained minister and performed our wedding ceremony. My father built the backdrop.

  3. Peter Chin-Hong:

    It's like a textbook for disease transmission, you're lining up, you're waiting for a long period, you're indoors, there may be poor ventilation... it doesn't make sense from a public health perspective.

  4. Eddy Arriola:

    The old guard still wants heads on the block and Marines on the beach, but they don't seem to have realized that the world had changed, the PACs are raising peanuts compared to the business interests that are lining up.

  5. Joe Pavelski:

    Its nice to hear the fans cheer, silver lining sort of thing, should I go to the pile or not? I knew everything was messed up there for a little bit, but I think somewhat fortunate it wasnt worse.

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