re·​gard·​ing ri-ˈgär-diŋ How to pronounce regarding (audio)
: with respect to : concerning

Examples of regarding in a Sentence

The teacher talked to the students regarding their homework. I have a question regarding your earlier comments.
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Word History

First Known Use

1779, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of regarding was in 1779

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“Regarding.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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