listing

noun
list·​ing | \ ˈli-stiŋ How to pronounce listing (audio) \

Definition of listing

1 : an act or instance of making or including in a list
2 : something that is listed

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Examples of listing in a Sentence

an alphabetical listing of all of the students currently enrolled in the school

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The listing also appeared on Spotify under the group's upcoming shows, which is how many people initially noticed it. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "8 Signs That One Direction is Getting Back Together Very Soon," 6 May 2019 The listing also has its own equestrian barn, a separate rustic cabin for camping, a four-bay garage, and heated pool. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Picture-perfect 1880 estate on 60 acres asks $3.9M," 20 Dec. 2018 According to photos of the listing, Jenner and Scott's new home boasts a modern design, a pool, an open-air living room, a balcony in the bedroom, a gorgeous kitchen, and plenty of surrounding trees for privacy. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Reportedly Just Bought a $13.45 Million Mansion," 25 Oct. 2018 The listing for Michael Rothmeier’s Parkton home went live on a Thursday. Reema Amin, baltimoresun.com, "Housing indicators reflect strong seller's market in Baltimore region," 13 July 2018 To check local listings, visit http://investigationdiscovery.com/channel-finder. Joshua Sharpe, ajc, "TV show: DeKalb man might be innocent in wife’s murder," 12 July 2018 Check local listings for times, locations and prices. Courtney Devores, charlotteobserver, "Your 5-minute guide to the best things to do in Charlotte | July 13-19," 11 July 2018 So with rent and utility expenses in mind, Courier Journal took a spin through the listings to see what kind of housing was available for about $1,150 a month in downtown and its edge neighborhoods. Thomas Novelly, The Courier-Journal, "Supreme Court nominee, rape kits and rent: What to know Tuesday," 10 July 2018 Registration is required at 978-531-3380 or through the calendar listings at peabodylibrary.org. BostonGlobe.com, "A trip to Neverland, voyage on a Yellow Submarine, and dream the Impossible Dream," 5 July 2018

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First Known Use of listing

1659, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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listing

noun

English Language Learners Definition of listing

: a printed list
: a printed list of things that includes detailed information about them
: something included in a list

listing

noun
list·​ing

Legal Definition of listing

1 : an arrangement, agreement, or contract for the marketing of real property through one or more real estate agents usually for a specific period

called also listing agreement

exclusive agency listing
: a listing under which only one agent may sell the property but without the right to a commission if the owner sells it directly

Note: An agent is usually still entitled to a commission if the owner sells directly to a buyer found by the agent, even if the sale occurs after the agreement expires.

exclusive right to sell listing
: a listing under which only one agent may sell the property and is entitled to a commission if the owner sells it directly to any party
multiple listing
: an agreement or arrangement under which real property is marketed through a service or association composed of several agents with a commission from the sale of a property shared between the selling agent and the agent that initiates the listing of it
net listing
: a listing under which the agent that sells a property retains as compensation the amount of the selling price that exceeds a specified sum
open listing
: a listing that does not preclude the use of multiple agents or a direct sale by the owner with no commission paid to an agent

called also nonexclusive listing

2a : a record of a property or properties available through a real estate agent
b : a property listed in such a record

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