remaining

remaining

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English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɹɪˈmeɪnɪŋ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪnɪŋ

Verb

remaining

  1. present participle of remain
    They will be remaining behind. (progressive)
    My remaining at the beach house kept it from being vandalized. (gerund)
    The remaining paint shall be properly disposed of. (participle used as adjective)

Noun

remaining (plural remainings)

  1. (uncountable, now obsolete or in theology) An act or occurrence by which someone or something remains
  2. (countable, rare) remnant.

Usage notes

  • Also used as gerund.

Synonyms

  • rest
  • balance

Adjective

remaining (not comparable)

  1. Which remains, especially after something else has been removed.
    May I have the only remaining cake?

Synonyms

  • left
  • surviving

Translations

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