hovering

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

hovering

  1. Present participle of hover.

NounEdit

hovering (plural hoverings)

  1. The act of one who hovers.
    • Henry James
      Their visitor was an issue - at least to the imagination, and they arrived finally, under provocation, at intensities of flutter in which they felt themselves so compromised by his hoverings that they could only consider with relief the fact of nobody's knowing.
Last modified on 23 March 2014, at 20:14