meting

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

meting

  1. Present participle of mete.

NounEdit

meting (plural metings)

  1. The act of one who metes.
    • 1964, William K. Bottorff, Twayne's United States Authors Series (volume 56, page 72)
      We are far more apt to yawn than to weep as we make our way through this series of loosely connected incidents, of unmotivated actions, of contrived metings-out of justice.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From meten +‎ -ing

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: me‧ting

NounEdit

meting f (plural metingen, diminutive metinkje n)

  1. measurement

Derived termsEdit


FaroeseEdit

NounEdit

meting f (genitive singular metingar, plural metingar)

  1. measurement, estimate

Usage notesEdit

  • leyslig meting - rough estimate

DeclensionEdit

f6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative meting metingin metingar metingarnar
Accusative meting metingina metingar metingarnar
Dative meting metingini metingum metingunum
Genitive metingar metingarinnar metinga metinganna
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 15:56