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, grinningadjective

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

  2. beamish, smiling(a), twinklyadjective

    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. smilingnoun

    The action of the verb to smile.

    Smiling takes fewer muscles than frowning.

  2. smilingadjective

    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

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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. Rudy Almanzor:

    He always had tons of energy, i never saw him not smiling, laughing, and wanting to have fun. He worked hard, played hard.

  2. Peter Laviolette:

    He was smiling all day, came to the arena and had a great game. Talented kid.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Let us bloom like a flower by opening our heart and mind, by smiling and by becoming kind.

  4. Ancient Egyptian:

    If the teeth of a crocodile are shown, do not think that it is smiling.

  5. Harold Prince:

    The audience every night is the best response because people are on their feet, regardless of how they start, they are just smiling and they can't believe how much fun they are having.

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