having

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhæviŋ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hav‧ing

Verb[edit]

having

  1. Present participle of have.

Noun[edit]

having (plural havings)

  1. Something owned; possession; goods; estate.
    • Shakespeare
      I'll lend you something; my having is not much.
    • 1875, Tennyson, Queen Mary
      Your havings wasted by the scythe and spade,
      Your rights and charters hobnail' d into slush

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