What does receiving mean?

Definitions for receiving
re·ceiv·ing

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  1. Receiving

    of Receive

Editors Contribution

  1. receiving

    Verb form of the word receive.

    The data was sending and receiving in real-time and the system was working efficiently, everyone was very happy with it.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 3, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'receiving' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3385

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'receiving' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3994

How to pronounce receiving?

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

How to say receiving in sign language?

  1. receiving

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of receiving in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of receiving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of receiving in a Sentence

  1. Edmund Jennings:

    If discovered Charles Pinckney may be impeached, if Charles Pinckney be not impeachable Charles Pinckney may be displaced at the end of the four years. . . I consider, therefore, that Charles Pinckney is restrained from receiving any present or emoluments whatever.

  2. Bruno Rovai:

    We are lost because we are receiving mixed signals from a very weak government, the big concern is whether we will have this uncertainty until 2018 ... we may not have a recovery at all until we have a new government.

  3. Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev:

    Those receiving grants from certain countries seek chaos and confusion in our country, but we want stability.

  4. Nikolai Petrov:

    Any victory comes and goes. People forget, ...Every day people will remember that they could be receiving their pension but are not getting it because of this bad government.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Joy and happiness derives not from receiving but from giving.

Images & Illustrations of receiving

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    • A. reassuring
    • B. greedy
    • C. tight
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