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"parting" in British English

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partingadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈpɑː.tɪŋ/ us   /ˈpɑːr.t̬ɪŋ/

partingnoun

uk   /ˈpɑː.tɪŋ/ us   /ˈpɑːr.t̬ɪŋ/
  • parting noun (SEPARATION)

[C or U] a time when you are separated from another person, often for a long time: They'd had an amicable parting. The pain of parting had lessened over the years.
(Definition of parting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"parting" in American English

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partingnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈpɑr·t̬ɪŋ/
  • parting noun [C/U] (SEPARATE)

the act of leaving or of moving apart: [C] It was a sad parting, because we knew it was the last time we would see each other.

partingadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈpɑr·t̬ɪŋ/
showing that you are leaving a person or place: She gave him a parting wave.
(Definition of parting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parting”
in Arabic مَفرَق الشعْر…
in Korean 가르마…
in Portuguese risca…
in Catalan clenxa…
in Japanese 髪の分け目…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分离的,告别的…
in Turkish ayrılma, veda, vedalaşma…
in Russian разлука, пробор в волосах…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分離的,告別的…
in Italian riga (dei capelli)…
in Polish rozstanie, przedziałek…
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