teeming

  • 1 Teeming — Teem ing, a. Prolific; productive. [1913 Webster] Teeming buds and cheerful appear. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Teeming — Teeming. См. Разливка металла. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 3 teeming — index copious, full, manifold, populous, productive, profuse, prolific, replete, rife …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 teeming — (adj.) swarming, 1715, prp. adjective from TEEM (Cf. teem) (v.1) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 teeming — [adj] abundant, full alive, brimful, brimming, bristling, bursting, chock full, crammed, crawling, filled, fruitful, multitudinous, numerous, overflowing, packed, plentiful, populous, pregnant, replete, rife, swarming, thick, thronged; concepts… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 teeming — teem|ing [ˈti:mıŋ] adj 1.) full of people, animals etc that are all moving around ▪ the teeming streets of the city 2.) BrE teeming rain is very heavy rain ▪ She walked home through the teeming rain …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 Teeming — Teem Teem, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Teemed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Teeming}.] [OE. temen, AS. t[=e]man, t?man, from te[ a]m. See {Team}.] 1. To bring forth young, as an animal; to produce fruit, as a plant; to bear; to be pregnant; to conceive; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 teeming — teeming1 teemingly, adv. teemingness, n. /tee ming/, adj. 1. abounding or swarming with something, as with people: We elbowed our way through the teeming station. 2. prolific or fertile. [1525 35; TEEM1 + ING2] teeming2 /tee m …

    Universalium

  • 9 teeming — adjective full of people, animals, etc that are all moving around: teeming city/streets/market etc: the teeming streets of Cairo …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 teeming — adjective abundantly filled with especially living things the Third World s teeming millions the teeming boulevard • Similar to: ↑abundant • Derivationally related forms: ↑teemingness …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 teeming — adj. Teeming is used with these nouns: ↑slum …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 teeming — teem|ing [ timıŋ ] adjective containing or consisting of an extremely large number of people, animals, or objects that are all moving around: the teeming streets and alleys of the old city …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 teeming — adj 1.Usu. teeming with abounding, swarming with, bursting with, bristling with, alive with, crawling with, Sl. lousy with; stocked with, full or filled with, stuffed with, crowded or overcrowded with, jammed with, packed with; jam packed, filled …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 14 teeming — [ˈtiːmɪŋ] adj containing an extremely large number of people, animals, or objects that are all moving around the teeming streets of the old city[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 teeming — I teem•ing [[t]ˈti mɪŋ[/t]] adj. 1) abounding or swarming 2) prolific or fertile • Etymology: 1525–35 teem′ing•ly, adv. teem′ing•ness, n. II teem•ing [[t]ˈti mɪŋ[/t]] adj. cvb falling in torrents: a teeming rain[/ex] • Etymology: 1685–95 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 teeming — /ˈtimɪŋ/ (say teeming) adjective 1. full of or swarming with something, as with people. 2. prolific or fertile. {teem1 + ing2} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 teeming — verb Abundantly filled with especially living things …

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  • 18 teeming — Synonyms and related words: abounding, abundant, affluent, alive with, all sufficing, ample, anticipating, aplenty, beset, big with child, big laden, blooming, bottomless, bounteous, bountiful, breeding, bristling, bursting, bursting out,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 teeming — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. swarming, abounding, abundant, plentiful; crowded, chock full, jam packed; replete, fraught, full, pullulating; raining. See multitude. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. replete, crammed, swarming; see… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 20 teeming — tɪːm v. be full of; swarm with …

    English contemporary dictionary