candidating

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

candidate +‎ -ing

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

candidating (uncountable)

  1. (US, colloquial) The taking of the position of a candidate; specifically, the preaching of a clergyman with a view to settlement.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 03:53