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Meaning of ONGOING

Pronunciation:  'ân`goweeng

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  currently happening; "an ongoing economic crisis"; "negotiations are in progress"

ONGOING is a 7 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: current, in progress(p)



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\On"go`ing\, n.
The act of going forward; progress; (pl.) affairs; business;
current events.

      The common ongoings of this our commonplace world, and
      everyday life.                           --Prof.

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