emerging

[ ih-mur-jing ]
/ ɪˈmɜr dʒɪŋ /

adjective

emergent (def. 3): emerging nations.

QUIZZES

DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

It’d be a real faux pas to miss this quiz on the words from August 3–9, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?

Origin of emerging

First recorded in 1640–50; emerge + -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM emerging

un·e·merg·ing, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for emerging