What does sending mean?

Definitions for sending
send·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sending(noun)

    the act of causing something to go (especially messages)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sending

    of Send

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. sending

    The act of being thrown about violently when adrift.

Editors Contribution

  1. sending

    Verb form of the word send.

    They were sending their love across the world to each other.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sending' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3870

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sending' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2315

How to pronounce sending?

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

How to say sending in sign language?

  1. sending

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sending in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sending in a Sentence

  1. Shreeya Thussu:

    I just hoped that it was real, the last couple of days have just been so stressful. The university's been sending out emails, but giving no information, and it sounded really dire, and kind of told us to enroll in in-person classes if possible. A lot of us were super anxious, so this is really good.

  2. Lauree Simmons:

    His owners brought him to the plane and said, Please take our dog and get him the care he needs... we know he will die here if he stays, Simmons recalled. The group now hasover 70 rescued dogs, andthe number keeps climbing. Simmons said many Bahamians are still also looking for pets that were lost during the storm, not knowing whether they are dead are alive. Weve gotten nine pleas from owners sending us pictures and locations where their dog was left, we also got a desperate plea from a family of five who had lost their home and they tried to get on a plane and they wouldnt let them take their dogs, so they stayed behind and they wouldnt leave their dog. We found a way yesterday to get their family to Nassau because two of their children didnt have visas to come in and get them on a plane safely.

  3. Waitman Wade Beorn:

    I think he's sending a message, soldiers do what the leadership tells them, or signals to them, is most important to them. And I think its clear in this case you have the President, who also functions as the commander-in-chief, sending a message that he disagrees with decades, even centuries of legal precedent in the law of war.

  4. Donald Trump:

    We are sending an armada. Very powerful. We have submarines, very powerful, far more powerful than the aircraft carrier, that I can tell you.

  5. Bonnie Glaser:

    The persistence of dredging, along with construction and militarization on China’s artificial islands, underscore Beijing’s unwillingness to exercise self-restraint and look for diplomatic paths to reduce tensions, on the eve of President Xi Jinping’s visit to the United States, Beijing appears to be sending a message to President Barack Obama that China is determined to advance its interests in the South China Sea even if doing so results in heightened tensions with the United States.

Images & Illustrations of sending

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    • A. deny
    • B. embark
    • C. jeopardize
    • D. interrogate

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