What does timing mean?

Definitions for timing
ˈtaɪ mɪŋtim·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. timing(noun)

    the time when something happens

  2. timing(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. timing(Noun)

    An occurrence or event.

  2. timing(Noun)

    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. timing(Noun)

    The time when something happens.

  4. timing(Noun)

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

  5. timing(Noun)

    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

How to pronounce timing?

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

How to say timing in sign language?

  1. timing

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. Elvis Picardo:

    We're seeing concerns about the timing of the inevitable rate hike of the Fed, our fundamental thesis that the TSX will have a down year still stands.

  2. Meng Wanzhou:

    The timing of my retirement will depend on when Google can invent a new medicine that will allow people to live forever. I'm waiting for that medicine.

  3. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    As I've said, there are many concerns up here on the Hill with this agreement -- from Democrats and Republicans alike. But trade is critically important to our economy and national security. So I think the president should consult with Congress on the timing and path forward on this important issue.

  4. Mary Nichols:

    We have been open to accommodations that would adjust compliance timing and flexibility, that would create new paths to promote innovative technologies and zero emission vehicles, and that would benefit the public.

  5. Matt Kauffman:

    When you have that detailed movement information it allows you to see the precise migratory path that these animals took, how they navigated the landscape, and also the timing of these migrations.

Images & Illustrations of timing

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