Meaning of -GOING in English

-GOING

1.

~ is added to nouns such as ‘theatre’, ‘church’, and ‘film’ to form nouns which describe the activity of going to that type of place or event.

...his party~ days as a student.

COMB in N-UNCOUNT: oft N n

2.

~ is added to nouns such as ‘ocean’, ‘sea’, and ‘road’ to form adjectives which describe vehicles that are designed for that type of place.

...one of the largest ocean~ liners in the world.

COMB: COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n

3.

~ is added to nouns that refer to directions to form adjectives which describe things that are moving in that direction.

The material can absorb outward~ radiation from the Earth.

COMB: COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n

4.

see also easy~ , ongoing , outgoing , thoroughgoing

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