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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
        • We talk a lot about being "a nation of laws," but some of the laws found on the books of states, counties and municipalities are a bit much.
        • A box-office bomb when it first came out, the film was a sleeper, becoming much more popular decades after being released.
        • “It would appear to me that the case is being overtried by the district attorney’s office,” said Benjamin Brafman , a criminal defense lawyer and former prosecutor.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Being a dentist isn't so glamorous, but it pays the bills.
        • Being one of the most southerly parts of the UK, the Isle of Wight has a milder subclimate than most other areas.
        • 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
        • I think I will ignore the problem for the time being.
        • People believed that the werewolves, or werehyenas, which they called buda, were too strong in those places to permit safe habitation by 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.
    • 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 beinge
      5. en boings
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      Grammatically, this word "beings" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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