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    Definition of beings in English Dictionary

  • NounBFbeing
    1. plural of being.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • 1922: the parts of the human anatomy most sensitive to cold being the nape, stomach, and thenar or sole of foot? — James Joyce, Ulysses
        • In Los Angeles, where Turner signed after being nontendered by the Mets in December 2013, he has evolved past a cliché.
        • I may be the youngest in my family but I still resent being referred to as the baby.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Being one of the most southerly parts of the UK, the Isle of Wight has a milder subclimate than most other areas.
        • Being a dentist isn't so glamorous, but it pays the bills.
        • Being so lighthanded the vessel could not be properly managed and could carry but little sail, consequently her progress was but slow.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Can we conceive a body of men, engifted with a mightier privilege than that of being salvation to hundreds of thousands of crushed and trampled human beings?
        • It seems that these S-E-A-Values are all about what ethnologists call the Umwelt — the area of alarm around members of the brute creation, such as human beings.
        • Reaching the level of akarma, the level of acting in spiritual consciousness, is the challenge for every human being.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en being
      2. en brings
      3. en bings
      4. en boings
      5. fr seings
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      Grammatically, this word "beings" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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