comings and goings

Definition of comings and goings

  1. :  the activity of people arriving at and leaving a place He sat in the café watching the comings and goings of the customers.

Word by Word Definitions

comingplay comings
  1. :  an act or instance of arriving

  1. :  immediately due in sequence or development

    :  gaining importance

goingplay goings
  1. :  an act or instance of going

    :  behavior, actions

    :  the condition of the ground (as for walking)

  1. :  working, moving

    :  living, existing

    :  current, prevailing

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a brief usually trivial fact

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