What does smiling mean?

Definitions for smiling
smil·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smile, smiling, grin, grinning(adj)

    a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth; usually shows pleasure or amusement

  2. beamish, smiling(a), twinkly(adj)

    smiling with happiness or optimism

    "Come to my arms, my beamish boy!"- Lewis Carroll; "a room of smiling faces"; "a round red twinkly Santa Claus"

Wiktionary

  1. smiling(Noun)

    The action of the verb to smile.

    Smiling takes fewer muscles than frowning.

  2. smiling(Adjective)

    That which smiles or has a smile.

    smiling children

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smiling

    of Smile

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Smiling

    A facial expression which may denote feelings of pleasure, affection, amusement, etc.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'smiling' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4050

How to pronounce smiling?

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

How to say smiling in sign language?

  1. smiling

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of smiling in a Sentence

  1. Sham Krishna Awal:

    He just started smiling.

  2. James Comey:

    The reason I'm smiling,Bret.

  3. Latvian Proverb:

    A smiling face is half the meal.

  4. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Disease often comes with a smiling face.

  5. Djordjije Stajkic:

    I wouldn't have such a smiling face otherwise.

Images & Illustrations of smiling

  1. smilingsmilingsmilingsmilingsmiling

Popularity rank by frequency of use

smiling#10000#11706#100000

Translations for smiling

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