What does shipping mean?

Definitions for shipping
ˈʃɪp ɪŋship·ping

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. transportation, shipping, transport(noun)

    the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials

  2. shipping, cargo ships, merchant marine, merchant vessels(noun)

    conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry

Wiktionary

  1. shipping(Noun)

    The transportation of goods.

  2. shipping(Noun)

    The body of ships belonging to one nation, port or industry.

  3. shipping(Noun)

    Passage or transport on a ship.

  4. shipping(Noun)

    The cost of sending an item or package via postal services.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shipping

    of Ship

  2. Shipping(adj)

    relating to ships, their ownership, transfer, or employment; as, shiping concerns

  3. Shipping(adj)

    relating to, or concerned in, the forwarding of goods; as, a shipping clerk

  4. Shipping(noun)

    the act of one who, or of that which, ships; as, the shipping of flour to Liverpool

  5. Shipping(noun)

    the collective body of ships in one place, or belonging to one port, country, etc.; vessels, generally; tonnage

  6. Shipping(noun)

    navigation

Editors Contribution

  1. shipping

    The social enterprise of moving commodities, goods, products and materials.

    The shipping costs are affordable.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2020  
  2. shipping

    Verb form of the word ship.

    Shipping is affordable and used by so many companies globally.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2020  

How to pronounce shipping?

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

How to say shipping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipping in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of shipping in a Sentence

  1. John Kornerup:

    Regardless the final outcome, this project will significantly contribute to the overall understanding of the issues and the potential solutions to shipping's decarbonization challenge.

  2. Jeffrey Landsberg:

    The global economy and dry-bulk shipping market are showing us very real signs of distress, while dry-bulk rates often face at least some pressure during the early stages of a year, the magnitude of the declines being seen lately have been very rare.

  3. Michael Roe:

    One way to reduce costs is to choose a flag like Mongolia, it's got no coast, no ports, no real direct relevance to shipping, but it offers a flag that's cheap and low standards, therefore it is good for shipowners.

  4. Prentis Wilson:

    It's only the beginning for this new marketplace - we will continue to build out features in areas like product support, payments, shipping and pricing.

  5. Arild Moe:

    Shipping going in or out of Russian ports has the biggest potential.

Images & Illustrations of shipping

  1. shippingshippingshippingshippingshipping

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