What does peeling mean?

Definitions for peeling
ˈpi lɪŋpeel·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. desquamation, peeling, shedding(noun)

    loss of bits of outer skin by peeling or shedding or coming off in scales


  1. peeling(Noun)

    The act of removing the outer surface in strips.

    Peeling a hard-boiled egg takes practice.

  2. peeling(Noun)

    Strips of an outer rind or surface that has been removed.

    She flavored the broth with vegetable peelings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peeling

    of Peel

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peeling in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peeling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of peeling in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Peeling an apple with a sword is not something original; it is vulgar!

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The opinion of the people on any problem is like an onion because it brings often tears in eyes upon peeling it off but no solution.

  3. Neel Raithatha:

    I had to be very delicate when peeling the dead infected skin off the ear canal and eardrum, he said. It usually takes half the time.

  4. Bob Mule:

    It was too hot, too much smoke, I had to get out of there, i literally felt my skin peeling and my lungs being suffocated by smoke. I couldn’t get the fire extinguisher to work.

  5. John Rogers:

    Premature babies, especially those at gestational ages less than 30 weeks, have skin that is highly underdeveloped, it's very common that these babies receive injury to the skin when peeling away the tapes.

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