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listing

noun

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a record of a series of items (as names or titles) usually arranged according to some system
  • an alphabetical listing of all of the students currently enrolled in the school

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listing

adjective

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1 inclined or twisted to one side
  • the listing battleship limped back to port for repairs

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2 running in a slanting direction
  • the listing lines of a poem scrawled on a chalkboard

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listing

verb (1)
present participle of list

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1 to make a list of
  • the coach listed the people on the team

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2 to put (someone or something) on a list
  • her number isn't listed in the phone book

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3 to add (a person) to a list or roll as a participant or member
  • our grandfather is listed among the war dead honored by the memorial

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4 to specify one after another
  • do I need to list all of the reasons why your idea won't work?

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  • generalizing

listing

verb (2)
present participle of list

Synonyms & Antonyms of listing (Entry 4 of 4)

to set or cause to be at an angle
  • the sudden shift of the load in the hull listed the ship badly

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The first known use of listing was in 1659

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“Listing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/listing. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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