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 commercial enterprise of moving commodities, goods, products and materials.

    The shipping costs were 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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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. Brandon Fletcher:

    One-day shipping is neither shocking nor difficult for retailers at scale.

  2. Aicha Evans:

    We went from PowerPoint to shipping in 15 months.

  3. Zoox Inc:

    Zoox acknowledges that certain of its new hires from Tesla were in possession of Tesla documents pertaining to shipping, receiving, and warehouse procedures when they joined Zoox's logistics team.

  4. Michael Roe:

    Without being too insulting, these are totally irrelevant countries when it comes to shipping, except they've got cheap flags with low standards of regulation.

  5. Mike Pompeo:

    This assessment is based on intelligence, the weapons used, the level of expertise needed to execute the operation, recent similar Iranian attacks on shipping, and the fact that no proxy group operating in the area has the resources and proficiency to act with such a high degree of sophistication.

Images & Illustrations of shipping

  1. shippingshippingshippingshippingshipping

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