What does listing mean?

Definitions for listing
ˈlɪs tɪŋlist·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. list, listingnoun

    a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)

  2. listing, itemization, itemisationnoun

    the act of making a list of items


  1. listingnoun

    The action of the verb to list.

  2. listingnoun

    An entry in a list or directory.

    Aardvaark Plumbing is the first listing in Yellow Pages.

  3. listingnoun

    A printout of a program or data set.

    Print me a listing of the latest version.

  4. listingnoun

    A physical manifestation of a single item in a list; as a single twenty page (bound) listing.

    Please pass me the second listing for the two story house, from that stack.

  5. listingadjective

    asking, as a price of real estate

    What is this house's listing price?

  6. listingverb

    present participle of list

    The ship is listing heavily to one side.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Listing

    of List

  2. Listingnoun

    the act or process of one who lists (in any sense of the verb); as, the listing of a door; the listing of a stock at the Stock Exchange

  3. Listingnoun

    the selvedge of cloth; list

  4. Listingnoun

    the sapwood cut from the edge of a board

  5. Listingnoun

    the throwing up of the soil into ridges, -- a method adopted in the culture of beets and some garden crops

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. listing

    A narrow strip cut off the edge of a plank, in order to expose for examination, and get at, a vessel's timbers.

Editors Contribution


    List is used to describe an abnormal body gait especially when mobility is impaired due to back or hip problem.

    Listing forward or sideways

    Submitted by anonymous on November 27, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'listing' in Nouns Frequency: #3017

Anagrams for listing »

  1. silting

  2. sliting

  3. tilings

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of listing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of listing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of listing in a Sentence

  1. Richard Lewis Thornburgh:

    Ive always had an opportunity to right a vessel that was somewhat listing and taking on water, i wouldnt object to being characterized as a Mr. Fix It. Ive liked the day-in, day-out challenges of governance.

  2. Mary Ellen O’Connell:

    Not having that listing will be difficult to go after Lebanon, as opposed to Iran.

  3. Lawrence Yun:

    Supply has modestly improved in recent months due to more housing starts and existing homeowners listing their homes, all of which has resulted in an uptick in sales, home sales continue to run at a pace above the rate seen before the pandemic.

  4. Lee Ji-yun:

    Jeju Air is expected to secure large amount of funds through listing, and will upgrade their operations including maintenance infrastructure, additional personnel and aircraft purchase.

  5. Mark Natkin:

    Beijing has long wanted China's tech champions to list closer to home, especially now, after months of protests in Hong Kong, leaders will greatly appreciate the sense of solidarity and stability the listing brings.

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    being essentially equal to something
    • A. tacky
    • B. equivalent
    • C. extroversive
    • D. ultimo

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