Search results for -ing

We have found multiple words -ing. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-ing English (Suffix) Used to form gerunds, a type of verbal nouns, from verbs.. Used to form uncountable nouns from various parts of speech denoting materials or systems of objects considered collectively.Used to form gerunds, a type of verbal nouns, from verbs.. Used to form uncountable nouns from various parts of speech denoting materials or systems of objects considered collectively.
-ing English (Suffix) Used to form present participles of verbs.Used to form present participles of verbs.
-ing English (Suffix) Forming derivative nouns (originally masculine), with the sense ‘son of, belonging to’, as patronymics or diminutives. No longer productive in either sense.. Having a specifed quality, [...]Forming derivative nouns (originally masculine), with the sense ‘son of, belonging to’, as patronymics or diminutives. No longer productive in either sense.. Having a specifed quality, [...]

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