What does peeling mean?

Definitions for peelingˈpi lɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word peeling.

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  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. 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.

  4. Khalid El Bakraoui:

    You can start basically peeling back the onion, hopefully what it will do is it will speed up the process by which they can actually look at all of the different elements of this and possibly roll up some more suspects.

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