merging merging  /ˈmɜr dʒɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of joining together as one
  2. (n) a flowing together
  3. (adj) flowing together

Usage(s):

  1. In Ferrell's movies, male merging beats female interest to a pulp, and his latest, Blades of Glory, allows him several opportunities to stick his face in Jon Heder's crotch.
  2. Facing budget woes, Georgia mulls merging its white and black colleges.
  3. An audacious, goofy and insanely catchy attempt at merging Bohemian Rhapsody and Born to Run into a rock opera about.

News

  1. Gannett Buys Belo in $1.5 Billion Deal

    Media giant Gannett announced on Thursday that it was merging with television station Belo in a $1.5 billion deal.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNBC

  2. Spare the rod decision delayed by merging schools

    Spare the rod decision delayed by merging schools A proposal to forbid it in the countywide school system stalled Tuesday when the school board asked administrators to bring back the latest research on spanking in schools. The Commercial Appeal (http://bit.ly/15Vwmh3 ) reported board member Joe Clayton, who spent 40 years as an administrator and principal, wants the option to be available ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Pittsburgh diocese merging 4 suburban parishes

    The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is merging four parishes near its bishop's hometown northwest of the city. Bishop David Zubik is from Ambridge, a few miles from the four Beaver County parishes that will merge to form Saint Monica Parish on July 15. The parishes to be merged are Christ the Divine Teacher in Chippewa Township; Divine Mercy and Saint Philomena in neighboring Beaver Falls; and ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

Quotes

  1. "He was the energy, really, that put together half of the league, and then he was the key person in merging the two leagues together," Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said. "You'd be hard-pressed to find anybody that's made a bigger...
    on Dec 15, 2006 By: Jerry Jones Source: San Antonio Express

  2. "We are ready to examine the possibility of exchanging assets (of Gazprom and Naftogaz). In essence, this is a question of merging the two companies," said Miller.
    on Apr 30, 2010 By: Alexei Miller Source: AFP

  3. "I want to set off a chain reaction in our schools with these recognised brands merging with or taking over our weaker and coasting schools," says Mr Brown.
    on Feb 22, 2010 By: Gordon Brown Source: BBC News

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