What does warming mean?

Definitions for warming
warm·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word warming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heating, warmingnoun

    the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature

  2. thaw, thawing, warmingadjective

    warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt

    "they welcomed the spring thaw"

  3. warmingadjective

    imparting heat

    "a warming fire"

  4. calefacient, warmingadjective

    producing the sensation of heat when applied to the body

    "a mustard plaster is calefacient"

Wiktionary

  1. warmingnoun

    A small rise in temperature.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warming

    of Warm

  2. Warming

    a. & n. from Warm, v

Matched Categories

How to pronounce warming?

How to say warming in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of warming in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of warming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of warming in a Sentence

  1. Liz Thomas:

    Warming surface temperatures and reduced sea ice in the sea adjacent to the Antarctic Peninsula is resulting in increased moisture availability.

  2. Ian Jepson:

    I’m not too sure if they are actually called sponge crabs, but we have always called them that, they seem to carve out a piece of sponge which is loose fitting on their backs. We only usually get one every year or two, but this summer we have had five already. I don't know if the increase is down to global warming, but I am now trying to find out how far they have spread.

  3. Helen Fricker:

    As the climate is warming, we are seeing changes in the sea level—sea level is rising, but the ultimate thing that we're trying to get to is, how much ice will we lose and how quickly will we lose it?

  4. Rupert Stuart-Smith:

    We found that human influence on climate, through greenhouse gas emissions, is responsible for virtually all of the warming that has been observed in the region.

  5. Chuck Schumer:

    We are surrounded by evidence of the climate crisis -- the fires out West, the heat waves, the floods, everywhere you look, because of global warming, things are getting worse and worse.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

warming#1#8059#10000

Translations for warming

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • потепле́ние, согрева́ниеRussian

Get even more translations for warming »

Translation

Find a translation for the warming definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these warming definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "warming." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 28 Sep. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/warming>.

    Are we missing a good definition for warming? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset
    • A. abet
    • B. monish
    • C. fluster
    • D. suffuse

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for warming: