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performing

EN[pəˈfɔːmɪŋ]
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    Definition of performing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLperformingsPREper-SUF-ing
    1. performance.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of perform.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Houdini took his secrets to the grave, as he died shortly after performing one of his most famous escapes.
          • In this picture he is performing his famous Yogi trick of swallowing a package of needles and some thread and extracting the needles threaded. ‎
          • That is the nature of competition in Sprint Cup. And the megateam that is performing best from week to week is the one that is most likely to produce the season’s champion.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Performing a curiously melancholy, undulating developpe, the dancers point their legs at each other like accusing fingers.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ing
          • Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles
            Related Links:
            1. en performings
            2. en performing art
            3. en performing arts
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of performing for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "performing" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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