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performing

adjective

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performing

verb
present participle of perform

Synonyms & Antonyms of performing (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to have a certain purpose
  • the kidneys perform as a filtering system for the blood

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3 to present a portrayal or performance of
  • has always dreamed of performing Hamlet on stage

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4 to produce a desired effect
  • the new medication performed surprisingly well

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The first known use of performing was in 1713

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“Performing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/performing. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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