buildering

[ bil-der-ing ]
/ ˈbɪl dər ɪŋ /

noun

the practice of climbing tall urban buildings, for sport or publicity.

Nearby words

  1. build-down,
  2. build-up,
  3. buildable,
  4. builder,
  5. builder's knot,
  6. building,
  7. building and loan association,
  8. building block,
  9. building line,
  10. building paper

Origin of buildering

1975–80; Americanism modeled on bouldering, the sport of climbing large rocks or boulders

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