Definition of 'timing'
Example sentences containing 'timing'
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Win the war by conceding control over timing. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He is blessed with a fantastic eye, perfect timing and flexible wrists. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the timing was right, too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The timing has been perfect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Maybe I should wait until the timing is right and then tell her? The Sun (2016)Often Blue's timing was accidentally perfect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was perfect timing after winning the World Cup. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We've got some changes we need to make but I think the timing is right. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You do not have substantial control merely because you had control over the timing of the trip. Christianity Today (2000)There was a certain irony in the timing of the announcement. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Their timing may be poor and their coordination haphazard but their purpose is clear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We found there a really great actor with a wonderful sense of timing. The Sun (2015)Who can blame him for such perfect timing? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The timing of the announcement was skilful. Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)He has his timing and context right. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It said that the errors may affect the timing of recorded losses. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Many older people complained that they had little or no control over the timing of visits. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The timing of the announcement has raised eyebrows. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But you have to consider anything if the price is right and the timing is right. The Sun (2008)But getting the timing right is tricky and might require you to stay up into the early hours. The Sun (2013)But his timing is also perfect. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Timing may work against the reformers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Timing may be a factor too. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Time control Your timing for arrival at meetings can give an indication of your power. Everything You Need to Know for Success in Business (1990)That is the way forward, with the timing under the control of the government. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Outside factors mean the timing is perfect for the clean, green vans. The Sun (2011)No 10 sought to put the best gloss on the timing of the visit. Times, Sunday Times (2013)During a distributor check I noticed a timing control spring was missing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'timing'
Very Common. timing is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'timing'
British English: timing NOUN
Timing is the skill or action of judging the right moment in a situation or activity at which to do something.
His photo is a wonderful happy moment caught with perfect timing.
Definition of timing from the Collins English Dictionary
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