Browsing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbraʊzɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word browsing
Brit.  |ˈbraʊzɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word browsing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to browse

noun

- reading superficially or at random (syn: browse)
- the act of feeding by continual nibbling (syn: browse)

Examples

Several customers were browsing in the bookstore.

He was browsing the want ads in the newspaper.

I've even found myself idly perusing the Yellow Pages, not frantic for a plumber, just browsing.

I can spend hours just browsing among books in the library.

Jon was browsing through the photographs.

The trip allows you plenty of time for browsing around the shops.

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