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Meaning of "Gissing" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GISSING

Gissing  [ˈɡɪsɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GISSING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gissing is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GISSING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Gissing

Gissing is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ▪ Alfred Gissing, English writer and headmaster ▪ Algernon Gissing, English writer ▪ George Gissing, English novelist ▪ Jason Gissing, British businessman...

Definition of Gissing in the English dictionary

The definition of Gissing in the dictionary is George. 1857–1903, English novelist, noted for his depiction of middle-class poverty. His works include Demos and New Grub Street.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GISSING


bracing
ˈbreɪsɪŋ
casing
ˈkeɪsɪŋ
enticing
ɪnˈtaɪsɪŋ
facing
ˈfeɪsɪŋ
hissing
ˈhɪsɪŋ
icing
ˈaɪsɪŋ
interfacing
ˈɪntəˌfeɪsɪŋ
invoicing
ˈɪnvɔɪsɪŋ
lacing
ˈleɪsɪŋ
menacing
ˈmɛnɪsɪŋ
missing
ˈmɪsɪŋ
placing
ˈpleɪsɪŋ
practising
ˈpræktɪsɪŋ
pricing
ˈpraɪsɪŋ
promising
ˈprɒmɪsɪŋ
purchasing
ˈpɜːtʃɪsɪŋ
racing
ˈreɪsɪŋ
servicing
ˈsɜːvɪsɪŋ
spacing
ˈspeɪsɪŋ
tracing
ˈtreɪsɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GISSING

GIS
gisarme
Gisborne
Giscard d´Estaing
Gish
gism
gismo
gist
git
gitana
gitano
Gitmo
gittarone
gittern
gittin
Giulini
Giulio Romano

WORDS THAT END LIKE GISSING

addressing
advertising
blessing
crossing
data processing
data-processing
depressing
distressing
dressing
embarrassing
focussing
food processing
hairdressing
harassing
image processing
information processing
passing
pressing
processing
surpassing
word processing

Synonyms and antonyms of Gissing in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Gissing» into 25 languages

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Gissing
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ar

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جيسينغ
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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ギッシング
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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गटिंग
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Gissing
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Trends of use of Gissing

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GISSING»

The term «Gissing» is regularly used and occupies the 76.002 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GISSING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Gissing

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GISSING»

Discover the use of Gissing in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Gissing and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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New Grub Street
This portrait of toilers in late-nineteenth-century London's literary world depicts abject professional, personal, and marital disappointment -- and the rise of one man who maneuvers to snatch the glittering prizes.
George Gissing, 2013
2
In the Year of Jubilee
Queen Victoria's fervently celebrated Jubilee in 1887--when the aging monarch was the seemingly immortal symbol of England's greatness and Empire-spurred George Gissing to write this trenchant and satirical novel of late Victorian society.
George Gissing, 1895
3
Roland Gissing: The Peoples' Painter
There is a good representation of the work of this period in the book. The book concludes with a discussion of Gissing's love of steam locomotives and some details about his time spent building these scale trains.
Maxwell Foran, Nonie Houlton, Roland Gissing, 1988
4
Unsettled Accounts: Money and Narrative in the Novels of ...
Simon J. James examines how Gissing's work reveals an unhappy accommodation with money's underwriting of human existence and culture, and how daily life in all its forms - moral, intellectual, familial and erotic - is transcended or made ...
Simon J. James, 2003
5
Underground Writing: The London Tube from George Gissing to ...
The purpose of this book is to explore the ways in which the London Underground/ Tube was ‘mapped’ by a number of writers from George Gissing to Virginia Woolf.
Dave Welsh, 2010
6
George Gissing: a life
In Paul Delany he has found the perfect biographer.
Paul Delany, 2008
7
Collected Articles on George Gissing
What Gissing does, he achieves by the power of the word and the appeal to universal experience. The half-chapter which describes the interview at a coffee- stand between sour old Alfred Yule and the beggar, once a surgeon, who tells him ...
Pierre Coustillas, 2013
8
The Odd Women
This meant there were "odd" women left over when others paired off in marriage. This novel presents a cross-section of women dealing with this problem as their lifestyle is deemed by the public as strange.
George Gissing, 2004
9
The Fiction of George Gissing: A Critical Analysis
George Gissing was a confirmed atheist throughout his adult life, notwithstanding the controversy that ensued as he lay dying in the Pyrenees. The Reverend Theodore Cooper, an English clergyman from a nearby town, claimed in a letter to ...
Lewis D. Moore, 2008
10
Letters of George Gissing
George Gissing Algernon Gissing, Ellen Gissing. To his sister Margaret : May 12, 1883. Of Ruskin I have been also reading somewhat of late; especially one book you would glory in — the Unto This Last — his contribution to — or rather ...
George Gissing, Algernon Gissing, Ellen Gissing, 1970

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GISSING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Gissing is used in the context of the following news items.
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Fan reaction as Man United sign Bastian Schweinsteiger - Daily Mirror
'Five-star'. "What a quality signing he is. He will bolster the midfield and spray passes like in the Scholes era. 5 star." - John Gissing ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Ghosts abound in stirring memoir | The Pueblo Chieftain
... feminist perspective, about the male writers who have inspired and infuriated her, including Philip Roth, James Baldwin and George Gissing. «Pueblo Chieftain, Jul 15»
3
Four injured as extreme turbulence hits Thomson flight from …
Carl Gissing, Director of Customer Service, Thomson Airways, said: “We can confirm that TOM2334 from Manchester to Cyprus on 8 June 2015 ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
4
Toowoomba airport eyes international flights
Wagners chairman John Wagner and QantasLink CEO John Gissing look at a model of the new Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport. Photo: Glenn ... «Esperance Express, Jul 15»
5
The 10 best… spinsters
Surely the greatest spinster in all English literature is Rhoda Nunn, the heroine of George Gissing's 1893 novel, The Odd Women. Against the ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
6
Nicholas Winton:, 'Britain's Schindler', gave the gift of life
Those who owed their lives to Winton included the writer Vera Gissing (who went on to co-write Winton's biography), Karel Reisz, the ... «The Press, Jul 15»
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Nicholas Winton, Rescuer of 669 Children From Holocaust, Dies at …
Ms. Gissing, in her book “Nicholas Winton and the Rescued Generation: Save One Life, Save the World” (2001, with Muriel Emanuel), said Mr. «New York Times, Jul 15»
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Worrying: A Literary and Cultural History by Francis O'Gorman, book …
"Worry novels" such as George Gissing's New Grub Street started appearing from the mid-19th century, documenting lives trapped in difficult ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
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Sir Nicholas Winton, humanitarian - obituary
Those who owed their lives to Winton included the writer Vera Gissing (who went on to co-write Winton's biography), Karel Reisz, the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
10
Daily news summary
... and British writer Vera Gissing. The last evacuation train with 250 children left on September 1, 1939, the same day Hitler invaded Poland. «Radio Prague, Jul 15»

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