Share this entry

Share this page

climbing

Line breaks: climb|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈklʌɪmɪŋ
 
/

Definition of climbing in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The sport or activity of climbing mountains or cliffs: his other great interest was climbing, especially in the Alps [as modifier]: climbing equipment
More example sentences
  • Apart from learning the skills of climbing and mountaineering, these students also interact with the students of the valley and play games with them.
  • He liked canoeing, climbing and mountaineering, kite buggying, sailing, windsurfing, paragliding and mountain biking.
  • Climb great lines in spectacular settings around the world, experiencing all the different types of climbing and mountaineering.

Definition of climbing in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…