occurring meaning


    Definition of occurring in English Dictionary

  • NounBFoccurSUF-ing
    1. The action of the verb to occur.
    2. VerbBFoccurSGoccursPT, PPoccurred
      1. present participle of occur.
      2. AdjectiveBFoccur
        1. (in combination) That occurs in a specified manner.
          1. naturally occurring macromolecules
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The liftoff will occur in exactly twelve seconds. ‎
          • Furthermore, regression of fibrosis might occur as has been observed in nontransplant patients.
          • This kind of break by countershock in the haft occurs on Paleoindian bifacial point and has been reproduced experimentally on replicas of Paleoindian and Solutrean shouldered points [63 ].
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Such homœomorphic representatives (morphological equivalents, see Chapter XXV) may thus serve as indices of a given horizon even where intercommunication has not occurred.
          • We had to rebid the contract when accusations of fraud by other competitors occurred.
          • The police had a stakeout in place where they expected the crime to occur.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
          • Nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles

            Other Vocabulary

            Look-Alike Words
            1. en occuring
            2. en occupying
            3. en recurring
            4. en accursing
            5. en churring
            Source: Wiktionary

            Meaning of occurring for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "occurring" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
            Difficultness: Level 3
            Easy     ➨     Difficult
            Definiteness: Level 1
            Definite    ➨     Versatile