Paring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈperɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word paring
Brit.  |ˈpeərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word paring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to pare

noun

- a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something (syn: shaving, sliver)
- (usually plural) a part of a fruit or vegetable that is pared or cut off; especially the skin or peel

she could peel an apple with a single long paring

Examples

she could peel an apple with a single long paring

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