in the process of (doing something)

idiom

: working on (doing something) that takes a certain amount of time to do
I am in the process of buying a new car/house.

Examples of in the process of (doing something) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cortese said the requirements outlined by the law took cues from a regulation the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health had been in the process of developing. Suhauna Hussain, Los Angeles Times, 6 July 2024 Responding officers smelled alcohol on the driver’s breath and took him into custody, but police were still in the process of testing him late Thursday night. Elizabeth Keogh, New York Daily News, 5 July 2024 Layne's organization activated all of its response team members and was in the process of assigning them to specific communities Tuesday. Jorge L. Ortiz, USA TODAY, 3 July 2024 So try to do something kind for yourself in the process of grieving. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for in the process of (doing something) 

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“In the process of (doing something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20process%20of%20%28doing%20something%29. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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