What does shifting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shift, shifting(adj)

    the act of moving from one place to another

    "his constant shifting disrupted the class"

  2. shifting(adj)

    continuously varying

    "taffeta with shifting colors"

  3. shifting, shifty(adj)

    changing position or direction

    "he drifted into the shifting crowd"; "their nervous shifting glances"; "shifty winds"

  4. shifting, unfirm(adj)

    (of soil) unstable

    "shifting sands"; "unfirm earth"

Wiktionary

  1. shifting(Noun)

    A shift; a shifting movement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shifting

    of Shift

  2. Shifting(adj)

    changing in place, position, or direction; varying; variable; fickle; as, shifting winds; shifting opinions or principles

  3. Shifting(adj)

    adapted or used for shifting anything

How to pronounce shifting?

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How to say shifting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shifting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shifting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of shifting in a Sentence

  1. Google DeepMind:

    I’m excited to see AI leaders shifting from talk to action, implementing a policy that politicians have thus far failed to put into effect. AI has huge potential to help the world—if we stigmatize and prevent its abuse, aI weapons that autonomously decide to kill people are as disgusting and destabilizing as bioweapons, and should be dealt with in the same way.

  2. Jerome Powell:

    Trade developments have been up and down and then up, I guess, back up perhaps over the course of this interview, i do believe our shifting to a more accommodative stance over the course of the year has been one of the reasons why the outlook has remained favorable.

  3. Mitchell Pratt:

    As you get more economies of scale, you'll see more and more shifting over to natural gas, i think you are going to see larger and larger penetration of natural gas trucks in the marketplace. The economics are there.

  4. Scott Morrison:

    We are living in a world of transition where a shifting of power dynamics is taking place, which means our friendship and partnership with countries like Fiji, in our own backyard, is even more important.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Changing political party appears as shifting to another room under the single roof.

Images & Illustrations of shifting

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