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.

ChatGPT

  1. timing

    Timing refers to the selection, judgment, or control of when something should happen. It concerns the duration of actions and processes, and the intervals between them. This can be applied in various fields such as sports, music, business, and communication where precise coordination and synchronization are needed.

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. Carl Meacham:

    The sense is we want to lead, but we also want to make it easier for other countries to follow us. The timing of the sanctions has made it harder and I wonder what the urgency was.

  2. Art Pope:

    I'm shocked by the timing, given that it's less than three months until the election and given this is an unsettled area of the law.

  3. David Wilcox:

    The macro stakes around the timing are rather low, what is important is the inference that can be drawn about how they are reading the inflation tea leaves. How anxious are they to wrap up their bond-purchase program in a timely manner before they might want to raise the (federal funds) rate? That is why this decision is of more than passing interest.

  4. Roger Wicker:

    My initial review of the confidential settlement raises several troubling questions about Ms. Sohn’s nomination, the possibility of the nominee’s future financial liability to a number of companies regulated by the FCC, and the timing of this settlement in relation to her nomination, demands a full discussion by the committee to ensure that there is a clear understanding of the ability for this nominee to act without any cloud of ethical doubt.

  5. Jingyang Chen:

    The timing makes sense.

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