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Definitions for mounting
ˈmaʊn tɪŋmount·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. climb, climbing, mountingnoun

    an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)

  2. mountingnoun

    framework used for support or display

Wiktionary

  1. mountingnoun

    Something mounted; an attachment

  2. mountingadjective

    that continues to mount; steadily accumulating.

    mounting debts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mounting

    of Mount

  2. Mountingnoun

    the act of one that mounts

  3. Mountingnoun

    that by which anything is prepared for use, or set off to advantage; equipment; embellishment; setting; as, the mounting of a sword or diamond

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. mounting

    1. All preparations made in areas designated for the purpose, in anticipation of an operation. It includes the assembly in the mounting area, preparation and maintenance within the mounting area, movement to loading points, and subsequent embarkation into ships, craft, or aircraft if applicable. 2. (DOD only) A carriage or stand upon which a weapon is placed.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mounting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mounting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of mounting in a Sentence

  1. Monsanto Chairman Hugh Grant:

    There is mounting frustration on both sides of the Atlantic and puzzlement on why they won't sit down, the two companies together are more valuable than the two alone.

  2. Sue Lautze:

    We are seeing pastoralists moving into farming areas with automatic weapons, we can feel the pressure mounting.

  3. Andreas Eigenbauer:

    But in this area as well, resistance is mounting.

  4. Ryan Sweet:

    It will take a lot to derail the U.S. economy because of the sugar high it's on from the fiscal stimulus, but a developing trade war between the U.S. and its trading partners is a mounting threat.

  5. Elizabeth Barrett Browning:

    Think, In mounting higher, The angels would press on us, and aspire To drop some golden orb of perfect song Into our deep, dear silence.

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