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Synonyms for being
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. being, beingness, existence(noun)

    the state or fact of existing

    "a point of view gradually coming into being"; "laws in existence for centuries"

    Synonyms:
    organism, existence, macrocosm, creation, world, beingness, cosmos, universe

    Antonyms:
    nonbeing

  2. organism, being(noun)

    a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

    Synonyms:
    organism, existence, beingness

    Antonyms:
    nonbeing

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. being(n)

    Synonyms:
    essence, nature, substance

    Antonyms:
    attribute, attribute, property, quality

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. being

    Synonyms:
    existence, subsistence

  2. being

    Synonyms:
    creature, substance, thing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. being(n)

    Synonyms:
    existence, entity

    Antonyms:
    nonexistence, nonentity

    Associated words:
    ontology, metaphysics, ontological, ontologist

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "being":

    ongoing, underway

How to pronounce being?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say being in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1002nature
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#4164ongoing
#4308substance
#4375existence
#7805essence
#11742underway
#11968organism
#14040cosmos
#144612macrocosm
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How to use being in a sentence?

  1. Emily Kyle:

    Salmon has a reputation for being one of the greatest foods to help reduce inflammation within the body.

  2. German Cycling Federation:

    We are shocked..., kristina is being flown to Berlin and will be operated on there in (the) coming hours.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A person who feels offended or degraded on being called a DOG should never be befriended by the people.

  4. Jimmy Kimmel:

    I felt like Seth made a joke last night that was specifically from me, he said his monologue was like sending the first dog into space to see if it came back alive, and I did feel that way… I was like ‘I have to see what Seth says and how it’s received’… and I thank him for being that litmus test.

  5. Dolline Hatchett:

    What this means in real terms is we are missing prevention opportunities, important evidence is being lost that we would normally examine following an accident. And this evidence could potentially support safety recommendations, that once adopted, could prevent future accidents and save countless lives. The NTSB wants to ensure safety across the transportation spectrum, and we are unable to do that as long as this shutdown continues.

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Translations for being

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • كائِن, مَخْلوق, وُجود, يجريArabic
  • барлыҡ, йәшәйешBashkir
  • істо́та, быццё, стварэ́нне, існава́ннеBelarusian
  • битие, същество̀, създа̀ние, съществу̀ване, тварBulgarian
  • ésserCatalan, Valencian
  • tvor, bytí, bytost, existence, životCzech
  • opstå, væsenDanish
  • Wesen, Geschöpf, Sein, DaseinGerman
  • ύπαρξη, πλάσμαGreek
  • estaĵo, estulo, estoEsperanto
  • criatura, existencia, serSpanish
  • olend, olemasoluEstonian
  • وجودPersian
  • olento, olemassaoloFinnish
  • existence, créature, êtreFrench
  • neach, dúil, beithIrish
  • beaysManx
  • בריה, יצור, ישותHebrew
  • किया जा रहा हैHindi
  • lény, létHungarian
  • էակ, գոյությունArmenian
  • ada, makhluk, keberadaanIndonesian
  • vera, tilveraIcelandic
  • essere, creatura, esistenzaItalian
  • להיותHebrew
  • 生物, 存在, 生き物, であることJapanese
  • ភាវៈរស់Khmer
  • ಅಸ್ತಿತ್ವKannada
  • 存在, 존재, 생명체Korean
  • animate, creatura, natura, vita, animatum, res, ens, ortus, caput, vis, essentia, salusLatin
  • egzistavimas, būtybėLithuanian
  • radījums, eksistence, esamība, būtneLatvian
  • битие, постоење, суштествоMacedonian
  • wezen, bestaanDutch
  • det å være, bli til, vesen, tilværelse, å væreNorwegian
  • istota, istnienie, bycie, stwórPolish
  • criatura, ser, existênciaPortuguese
  • făptură, existență, ființă, creatură, naștereRomanian
  • тварь, созда́ние, бытие́, ([[живой, творе́ние, существова́ниеRussian
  • створ, створење, stvor, stvorenje, биће, bićeSerbo-Croatian
  • vznik, bytosť, bytie, tvor, stvorenieSlovak
  • bitje, bivanje, obstajanje, stvorSlovene
  • varelse, väsen, existens, tillvaroSwedish
  • இருப்பதுTamil
  • yaratık, varlıkTurkish
  • істо́та, тварь, ство́ріння, існува́ння, твари́на, буття́Ukrainian
  • کیا جا رہا ہےUrdu
  • sinh vật, 生物Vietnamese
  • jijafäb, hijafäb, dabin, jafäbVolapük
  • 存在Chinese

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