Joining - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌdʒɔɪnɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word joining
Brit.  |ˈdʒɔɪnɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word joining
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to join

noun

- the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)(syn: connection, connexion)

the joining of hands around the table

Examples

...the joining of the original house and the later addition is barely noticeable...

the joining of hands around the table

...the kind of neighborhood in which it was standard practice for young teens to be bullyragged into joining a street gang...

...applicants are rigorously cathechized by the seminary's rector regarding their motives for joining the priesthood...

She was prodded into joining the team.

He gave me a long spiel about the benefits of joining the club.

They gained a tactical advantage by joining with one of their competitors.

You can enjoy a sport without joining a club or belonging to a team.

Do you think her ladyship will be joining us?

There has been a decline in the number of people joining the priesthood.

More and more drug companies are joining the race to beat cancer.

Alf said joining the club would take me out of myself.

...the only thing holding Joe back from joining the swim team is lack of transportation...

Had I known of what sort they were to whom I was joining myself!

he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points

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