What does timing mean?

Definitions for timing
ˈtaɪ mɪŋtim·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. timingnoun

    the time when something happens

  2. timingnoun

    the regulation of occurrence, pace, or coordination to achieve a desired effect (as in music, theater, athletics, mechanics)

Wiktionary

  1. timingnoun

    An occurrence or event.

  2. timingnoun

    The regulation of the pace of e.g. an athletic race, the speed of an engine, the delivery of a joke, or the occurrence of a series of events.

  3. timingnoun

    The time when something happens.

  4. timingnoun

    The synchronization of the firing of the spark plugs in an internal combustion engine.

  5. timingnoun

    An instance of recording the time of something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Timing

    of Time

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. timing

    In fencing, is the accurate and critical throwing in of a cut or thrust upon any opening that may occur as your adversary changes his position.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'timing' in Nouns Frequency: #1980

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of timing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of timing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of timing in a Sentence

  1. Bob Goodlatte:

    The timing of and circumstances surrounding this announcement are particularly troubling.

  2. Dian Tossy Fogle:

    My concern with this study is that it will increase health care costs with no clinical benefit, if the goal is to reduce 'maternal anxiety' regarding timing of delivery, a simple physical exam of the cervix performed at a routine OB visit can also give a patient an idea of how soon they will deliver.

  3. Riki Ellison:

    This is great timing because it demonstrates our capability to track and intercept the kind of missiles that are being fired in and against Syria, it proves that sensors from another country's ship can be used to give the Navy early warning of potential threats, and those ships can be used to protect American ships.

  4. Matt Gold:

    Both the President's timing of certain actions and hints that the President has made expressly have raised fears that he's offering the Chinese a compromise of our national security enforcement in exchange for the kinds of concessions that he can boast about on the campaign trail, if we put legitimate enforcement of our national security laws on the table in trade negotiation, we are inviting our adversaries to demand we drop national security enforcement at future trade negotiation tables.

  5. Steve Vickers:

    The timing of the arrests is obviously of interest: especially in this politically charged week before the LegCo vote.

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