[ spey-sing ]
/ ˈspeɪ sɪŋ /
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
OTHER WORDS FROM spacingself-spac·ing, adjective
Words nearby spacing
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Example sentences from the Web for spacings
Spacings must be at least as great as those given in Table X, which applies only to plain, open link fuses.Motion Picture Operation, Stage Electrics and Illusions|Henry C. Horstmann
British Dictionary definitions for spacings
/ (ˈspeɪsɪŋ) /
the arrangement of letters, words, etc, on a page in order to achieve legibility or aesthetic appeal
the arrangement of objects in a space
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