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Meaning of STARTING

Pronunciation:  'stârteeng

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning); "he got his start because one of the regular pitchers was in the hospital"; "his starting meant that the coach thought he was one of their best linemen"
  2. [adj]  appropriate to the beginning or start of an event; "the starting point"; "hands in the starting position"
  3. [adj]  (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear; "with eyes starting from their sockets"

STARTING is a 8 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: opening, protrusive, start
 See Also: play, turn



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
a. & n. from {Start}, v.

{Starting bar} (Steam Eng.), a hand lever for working the
   values in starting an engine.

{Starting hole}, a loophole; evasion. [Obs.]

{Starting point}, the point from which motion begins, or from
   which anything starts.

{Starting post}, a post, stake, barrier, or place from which
   competitors in a race start, or begin the race.