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Synonyms for gearing
ˈgɪər ɪŋgear·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gearing, gear, geartrain, power train, trainnoun

    wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed

    "the fool got his tie caught in the geartrain"

    geartrain, gear wheel, string, gear, geared wheel, railroad train, train, gear mechanism, wagon train, appurtenance, power train, cogwheel, caravan, paraphernalia

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  1. gearingnoun

    GEAR, toothed wheels

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  1. Greg Fleming:

    Five or six years ago, the whole banking effort at Morgan Stanley was very embryonic - we were playing catch up in the space, we've been gearing up for this over the last few years and building out our technology, which is why this is more of a 2016 initiative.

  2. John Pappas:

    .What I found in the intelligence … is that international terror organizations like al Qaeda, ISIS and many others were intentionally creating a gap in our detection capability specific to the dog, they were kind of gearing it to avoid detection by a dog.

  3. Jacob Kirkegaard:

    International Monetary Fund is gearing up for new clients in the emerging economies. International Monetary Fund is not best done by being soft on Greece. International Monetary Fund won't go to the( International Monetary Fund) board to approve participation in a third Greek bailout without something International Monetary Fund think is tough and credible.

  4. Scott Weaver:

    There's a lot of work gearing up very fast.

  5. Rory McIlroy:

    Everything I've done, all the work I've done gearing up for this week has been good, i'm just ready for the gun to go off on Thursday.

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