What does profiling mean?

Definitions for profilingˈproʊ faɪ lɪŋ

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. profiling(noun)

    recording a person's behavior and analyzing psychological characteristics in order to predict or assess their ability in a certain sphere or to identify a particular group of people


  1. profiling(Noun)

    the forensic science of constructing an outline of a person's individual characteristics

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profiling

    of Profile

  2. Profiling(noun)

    in the construction of fieldworks, the erection at proper intervals of wooden profiles, to show to the workmen the sectional form of the parapets at those points


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of profiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of profiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve King:

    This idea of no racial profiling.

  2. Lorraine Smalls:

    There's a lot of profiling going around.

  3. Demonstrator Dariel Ali:

    There's a lot of racial profiling going on within the system.

  4. Carl Starr:

    I didn’t feel I was free to go and I wanted to go about my business. And I felt it was a racial profiling stop.

  5. Guy Ben-Porat:

    Both cases are about racial profiling -- people feeling they're being targeted by police because of their skin color.

Images & Illustrations of profiling

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