continuing continuing  /kən ˈtɪn ju ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) remaining in force or being carried on without letup
  2. (adj) of long duration

Usage(s):

  1. Countless other schools have de-emphasized the SAT in more subtle ways continuing to ask for scores but weighing other factors more heavily.
  2. For pro-life advocates, the moral cost of continuing such research outweighs any potential benefits.
  3. Reprimands asked for twoThe House Ethics Committee declared seven months ago that, although it was continuing to investigate, it had been unable to document accusations, made.

News

  1. Renovations continuing to pediatrics department at UF Shands Hospital

    UF Health Shands Hospital is continuing to revamp its pediatrics department, as part of its efforts to consolidate its Children's Hospital.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Gainesville Sun

  2. Planar Offers Continuing Education Class about Video Walls for Architects and Designers

    Today, Planar Systems, Inc. , a global leader in digital display technology, in cooperation with the American Institute of Architects , announced it has launched a new continuing education credit class entitled Designing Media Walls: Imagery, Video and Information on Digital Canvases.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Continuing improvement in housing market

    The month of May showed continuing improvement in the housing market for the Mountain Area. Realtors in the area sold 54 single family residences this year, through our local MLS, Click to Continue »
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Sierra Star

Quotes

  1. President Bush called on the Pakistani people "to honor Benazir Bhutto's memory by continuing with the democratic process for which she so bravely gave her life."
    on Dec 27, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. He wrote, "I'm ending my nightly show this fall but continuing at CNN. It's time to hang up my nightly suspenders."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Larry King Source: OnTheFlix

  3. "I look forward to continuing our campaign and our debate about how to leave this country better off for the next generation," Clinton told supporters in New York, congratulating Obama on his wins.
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Reuters South Africa

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