placing meaning


    Definition of placing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLplacingsSUF-ing
    1. The action of the verb to place.
      1. The condition of being placed.
        1. The position of a competitor at the end of a race.
        2. Verb
          1. present participle of place.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • They include photograms, noncamera images made by placing random objects (eyeglasses, hand tools, light bulbs) on light-sensitive paper.
              • he loader is responsible for placing the work on the trays for the plating machines. ‎
              • I checked the prices on the ticker one last time before placing the trade.
            2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
              • Placing his hand on the doorknob he could hear his father's indignant voice: "If he's no job he can damn well sling his hook, he's not living under my roof free gratis, I want him out."
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Participles
                    • Present participles
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              Meaning of placing for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "placing" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
              Difficultness: Level 2
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              Definiteness: Level 1
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