welling

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

welling

  1. Present participle of well.

Noun[edit]

welling (plural wellings)

  1. The act of something that wells, or issues forth like water.
    • 1947, T. A. Jaggar, Origin and Development of Craters
      Later experience suggested that such wellings up of molten glass from caverns filled with active lava in a period of outflow might be due to sudden generation of steam from cascades of water during torrential rainfall.