What does offering mean?

Definitions for offering
ˈɔ fər ɪŋ, ˈɒf ər-of·fer·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. offer, offering(noun)

    something offered (as a proposal or bid)

    "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"

  2. offering(noun)

    money contributed to a religious organization

  3. offer, offering(noun)

    the verbal act of offering

    "a generous offer of assistance"

  4. oblation, offering(noun)

    the act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity

    "oblations for aid to the poor"

Wiktionary

  1. offering(Noun)

    An act of offering.

  2. offering(Noun)

    That which has been offered; a sacrifice.

  3. offering(Noun)

    An oblation or presentation made as a religious act.

  4. offering(Noun)

    A contribution given at a religious service.

Freebase

  1. Offering

    Ticket to Ride is the first album by the American music duo Carpenters. At the time of its initial release in 1969 under the title Offering, it was a commercial failure and produced only one minor hit single, "Ticket to Ride", a ballad version of a song made famous by The Beatles. After the Carpenters' subsequent breakthrough, however, the album was reissued internationally under the name Ticket to Ride and sold moderately. The CD in the "Remastered Classics" series went out of print in March 2007. However, in Japan, the "Pack Series" released the Ticket to Ride and Close to You CDs together. The album is far more self-contained than other Carpenters albums; excluding the orchestrations, most of the instruments were played by the duo themselves, and 10 of the 13 songs were written by Richard Carpenter and his lyricist John Bettis. It also stands out from subsequent Carpenters albums in that the lead vocals are evenly split between the two band members; on later albums, Karen Carpenter would perform the lion's share of the lead vocals.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'offering' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2422

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'offering' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3529

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'offering' in Nouns Frequency: #2488

How to pronounce offering?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say offering in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of offering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of offering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of offering in a Sentence

  1. Maureen Riley:

    When you have other responsibilities, you do watch the clock, one nurse said to me, ‘Are you sure you want to take a hep C kidney?’ I said, ‘Do you see anybody offering any others?’.

  2. House Speaker Paul Ryan:

    The people deserve a truly patient-centered health care system, and ultimately -- ultimately, this is going to require a Republican president. That's why our top priority in 2016 is going to be offering the country a clear choice with a bold pro-growth agenda.

  3. Angel Vila:

    We have been in Mexico for so many years, investing so much money, and now that it's starting to fly and make money, it would be strange for us to leave now, it's a growing business that could be attractive for an initial public offering.

  4. Jacquelyn Simone:

    If none of those people are offering them that very basic resource, that person is going to remain on the street in all likelhood ... they might actually get pushed further into the shadows.

  5. Pinduoduo Vice President David Liu:

    Pinduoduo supported small and medium-sized companies by offering the lower effective advertising rates, directed traffic that we could have otherwise monetized to dedicated channels for medical supplies.

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