wording

noun word·ing \ ˈwər-diŋ \
Updated on: 10 Nov 2017

Definition of wording

:the act or manner of expressing in words :phraseology

Examples of wording in a Sentence

  1. What's the exact wording of the agreement?

  2. it's important to get the wording of this law precisely correct

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WORDING Defined for English Language Learners

wording

noun

Definition of wording for English Language Learners

  • : the way in which something is said or written : the words that are used to say something


WORDING Defined for Kids

wording

noun word·ing \ ˈwər-diŋ \

Definition of wording for Students

:the way something is put into words


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