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ongoing

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adjective on·go·ing \ˈȯn-ˌgō-iŋ, ˈän-, -ˌgȯ(-)iŋ\

Simple Definition of ongoing

  • : continuing to exist, happen, or progress : continuing without reaching an end

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ongoing

  1. 1 a :  being actually in process b :  continuing

  2. 2 :  continuously moving forward :  growing

ongoingness

play \-nəs\ noun

Examples of ongoing in a sentence

  1. the ongoing events at the school

  2. ongoing efforts to find a cure for the disease

  3. There is an ongoing debate over the issue.



1877

First Known Use of ongoing

1877


ONGOING Defined for Kids

ongoing

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adjective on·go·ing \ˈȯn-ˌgō-iŋ, ˈän-\

Definition of ongoing for Students

  1. :  being in progress or movement <The investigation is ongoing.>





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