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showing meaning

EN[ˈʃəʊɪŋ] [ˈʃoʊɪŋ] [-əʊɪŋ]
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    Definition of showing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLshowingsSUF-ing
    1. An occasion when something is shown.
      1. We went to the midnight showing of the new horror movie.
    2. A result, a judgement.
      1. He made a poor showing at his first time at bat.
  • Verb
    1. present participle of show.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Spence [23 ] reported a biodistance analysis of cranial, dental, and postcranial traits in human remains from Teotihuacan showing a preference for patrilocality.
        • 1977: He prised a skep from its stool and held it out, inverted, showing the dirty wreck of combs, with the vile grubs spinning their cocoons. — Patrick O'Brian, The Mauritius Command
        • Neck and segment 1 of Semnoderes armiger in dorsal view, showing the deep middorsal incision in the anterior segment margin (arrow) (character 17, state 2).
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
        Related Links:
        1. en showings
        2. en showing up
        3. en showing off
        4. en showing finger
        5. en showing fingers
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of showing for the defined word.

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