in the process of (doing something)

Definition of in the process of (doing something)

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

Word by Word Definitions

process play
  1. : progress, advance

  2. : something going on : proceeding

  3. : a natural phenomenon marked by gradual changes that lead toward a particular result

  1. : to proceed against by law : prosecute

  2. : to take out a summons against

  3. : to serve a summons on

  1. : treated or made by a special process especially when involving synthesis or artificial modification

  2. : made by or used in a mechanical or photomechanical duplicating process

  3. : of or involving illusory effects usually introduced during processing of the film

  1. : to move in a procession

doing play
  1. : the act of performing or executing : action

  2. : things that are done or that occur : goings-on

  3. : social activities

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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