Emptying - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈemptiɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word emptying
Brit.  |ˈemptɪɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word emptying
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to empty

noun

- the act of removing the contents of something (syn: evacuation, voidance)

Examples

The task of emptying the house lay before us.

The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it

the ball was already emptying out before the fire alarm sounded

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