arching arching  /ˈɑr tʃɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) forming or resembling an arch

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A fat, arching pillow of reflective steel, it's a giant fun-house mirror that bends people, clouds and the skyline into endlessly shifting puddles.
  2. He continues to register emotions mainly by arching or furrowing an eyebrow.
  3. Technically, Calatrava's great wings are functionalwhen closed they shield the museum's arching skylight.

News

  1. Demarest Parents On Edge After Alleged Luring Attempt

    Demarest is a quiet, well-to-do suburb where children walk to and from school under arching shade trees along some streets that don't even have sidewalks. But Monday afternoon, a 12-year-old girl had to run home.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CBS New York

  2. Astrophotos: The Galactic Desert

    The desert provides some of the most stunning landscapes and skycapes, as evidenced by two recent astrophotos from Universe Today readers. The gorgeous lead image by Sean Parker of Tucson, Arizona is a 12-image panoramic view of the Milky Way arching over Saguaro National Park in Tucson, Arizona. Sean noted on Flickr that if you [...]
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Universe Today

  3. Rosneft And ExxonMobil Finalize Arctic Research Center And Technology Sharing Agreements

    Rosneft and ExxonMobil recently signed final agreements establishing a joint Arctic Research Center (ARC) in Russia and an over-arching technology sharing agreement to support the companies’ joint ventures worldwide.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: OilandGasOnline

Quotes

  1. "The over-arching message: we can beat this. There are real and affordable ways to deal with climate change," wrote Ban.
    on Nov 17, 2007 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: France24

  2. "The international community's over-arching concern must be to seal a convincing deal at the UN climate convention meeting in Copenhagen in less than 100 days timeone that puts the world on track towards swift and significant cuts in carbon dioxide...
    on Sep 4, 2009 By: Achim Steiner Source: Voxy

  3. Clara Furse, chief executive at the LSE, said: "The London Stock Exchange has an over-arching objective to improve market efficiency for the benefit of investors and issuers, and we will continue to innovate to promote that goal.
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Clara Furse Source: ComputerworldUK

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