What does vetting mean?

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  1. Vetting

    Vetting is the process of performing a background check on someone before offering them employment, conferring an award, etc. A prospective person or project may be vetted before making a hiring decision. In addition, in intelligence gathering, assets are vetted to determine their usefulness.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. vetting

    A part of target development that assesses the accuracy of the supporting intelligence to targeting.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vetting in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vetting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. An Ohio-based Democratic strategist:

    The media is vetting the candidates for her.

  2. Art Arthur:

    There are so many layers of review and a long vetting process.

  3. Lisa Snell:

    As long as they receive the same vetting as other candidates, there is no reason to exclude them from teaching.

  4. President Trump on Monday:

    It is not compassionate, but reckless to allow uncontrolled entry from places where proper vetting cannot occur.

  5. De Jesus:

    Many evangelicals are still vetting, it’s too early. … But hope is in the kingdom of God, not in the political system.

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