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paving Line breaks: pav¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪvɪŋ/

Definition of paving in English:


[mass noun]
1A surface made up of flat stones laid in a pattern: weeds had forced their way up through the cracked paving
More example sentences
  • The stone paving would have finished off the scheme nicely.
  • The rear garden has a patio, extensive Liscannor paving and an outdoor storage shed.
  • Outside, the front garden is laid in low-maintenance cobblelock paving, and provides parking for two cars.
1.1The stones used for a paved surface: the company can supply and lay paving
More example sentences
  • Many of the stone paving slabs are 200 years old and too expensive for Leeds City Council to replace.
  • In addition, several thousand square feet of flagstone paving were used for the pool area and sidewalks.
  • The front garden is laid in granite paving and provides plenty of off-street parking.

Words that rhyme with paving

craving, engraving, raving, saving, shaving
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