nodding

adjective
nod·ding | \ˈnä-diŋ \

Definition of nodding 

1 : bending downward or forward : drooping nodding flowers

2 : slight, superficial a nodding acquaintance

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Examples of nodding in a Sentence

some students, with nodding heads, were helplessly falling asleep during the boring lecture

First Known Use of nodding

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Phrases Related to nodding

a nodding acquaintance

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The first known use of nodding was in the 15th century

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nodding

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of nodding

: bending downward or forward

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