may·​ing ˈmā-iŋ How to pronounce maying (audio)
often capitalized
: the celebrating of May Day

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of maying was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Maying.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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