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-ing1 British & World English

Denoting a verbal action, an instance of this, or its result

-ing2 British & World English

Forming the present participle of verbs

-ing3 British & World English

(Used especially in names of coins and fractional parts) a thing belonging to or having the quality of

-ing form British & World English

The form of an English verb ending in -ing, which can function as a noun, as an adjective, and in the formation of progressive tenses

Teng Hsiao-p'ing British & World English

Variant of Deng Xiaoping.

cc'ing in cc British & World English

Send a copy of an email to (a third party)

DJ'ing in DJ1 British & World English

Play recorded music on radio or at a club or party

ID'ing in ID British & World English

Establish the identity of

KO'ing in KO2 British & World English

Knock (an opponent) out in a boxing match

MC'ing in MC British & World English

Perform as an MC

OD'ing in OD2 British & World English

Take an overdose of a drug

OK'ing in OK1 British & World English

Give approval to

Qing British & World English

A dynasty established by the Manchus that ruled China 1644–1911. Its overthrow in 1911 by Sun Yat-sen and his supporters ended imperial rule in China

Ch'ing in Qing British & World English

A dynasty established by the Manchus that ruled China 1644–1911. Its overthrow in 1911 by Sun Yat-sen and his supporters ended imperial rule in China

TP'ing in TP British & World English

Cover (trees, buildings, etc.) with toilet paper as a prank

TP British & World English

Cover (trees, buildings, etc.) with toilet paper as a prank

Qing New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

dynasty that ruled China 1644–1912

repo'ing in repo British & World English

Repossess (a car or other item) when a buyer defaults on payments

Deng Xiaoping British & World English

(1904–97), Chinese communist statesman, Vice-Premier 1973-6 and 1977–80; Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party 1977–80. Discredited during the Cultural Revolution, he was reinstated in 1977, becoming the effective leader of China

Teng Hsiao-p'ing in Deng Xiaoping British & World English

(1904–97), Chinese communist statesman, Vice-Premier 1973-6 and 1977–80; Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party 1977–80. Discredited during the Cultural Revolution, he was reinstated in 1977, becoming the effective leader of China

Deng Xiaoping New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1904–97), Chinese communist statesman, vice-premier 1973–6 and 1977–80


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