What does listing mean?

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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.


  1. listing

    Listing refers to the act of creating or making an organized record or catalog of items or information, typically arranged in order or systematically. It can also refer to the item or piece of information included in such a record or catalog. Furthermore, in the context of real estate, listing refers to the practice of posting a property for sale. In stock market context, it describes the admission of a particular share or bond for trading.

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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  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. Michael Lin:

    The direct listing tells me this is a company that is not in need of financing, which is a good sign. Plus, there is no dilution for existing shareholders.

  2. Freudenberg Chief Executive Mohsen Sohi:

    We still consider a stock market flotation of Vibracoustic, but not in the near future as market conditions are unfavorable. In the event of a future listing, Freudenberg will definitely remain an anchor investor of Vibracoustic.

  3. Satoru Hyoki:

    Some people worry that if they got the UNESCO listing, they'd just be forced to continue in the traditional ways, that if they try to change things people will say, 'that's not the way it was done in the old days,'.

  4. 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.

  5. Fred Ruffy:

    It will probably see some interest due to the volatility and the new listing.

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