Definition for surfacing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), sur·faced, sur·fac·ing.
verb (used without object), sur·faced, sur·fac·ing.
Origin of surface
Related formssur·face·less, adjectivesur·fac·er, nounnon·sur·face, noun, adjectiveun·sur·faced, adjective
Examples from the Web for surfacing
And world affairs are no comfort either, with Ebola surfacing as the latest scary thing.
Cast members of seminal TV show Twin Peaks have been surfacing in music videos lately.Wiz Khalifa, Paramore & More Best Music Videos of the Week (VIDEO)|Jean Trinh|April 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Drowned bodies are now surfacing and the number is expected to grow even further as more bodies are found.
The weekend will have brought bickering, surfacing age-old frustrations.
Already reports are surfacing that Mrs. Palin has signed with a Washington super-agent for a two-part book deal.
The State Highway Commission has set aside funds for graveling this section preparatory to surfacing.Third Biennial Report of the Oregon State Highway Commission|S. Benson, W. L. Thompson, R. A. Booth, Herbert Nunn
Hence the necessity of surfacing the rubbing coats as soon as they have been given adequate time to harden.Practical Carriage and Wagon Painting|Mayton Clarence Hillick
Surfacing, they swam about for the sheer joy of swimming, then dived again.Swamp Cat|James Arthur Kjelgaard
Short sections of surfacing such as gravel or broken stone may be placed here and there.American Rural Highways|T. R. Agg
At this date also commences the art of surfacing articles of earthenware.Primitive Man|Louis Figuier
British Dictionary definitions for surfacing
- the exterior face of an object or one such face
- (as modifier)surface gloss
- the area or size of such a face
- (as modifier)surface measurements
- the superficial appearance as opposed to the real nature
- (as modifier)a surface resemblance
- the complete boundary of a solid figure
- a continuous two-dimensional configuration
- the uppermost level of the land or sea
- (as modifier)surface transportation
- to work at or near the ground surface
- to wash surface ore deposits
- to wake up
- to get up
Derived Formssurfaceless, adjectivesurfacer, noun
Word Origin for surface
Medicine definitions for surfacing
Idioms and Phrases with surfacing
see on the surface; scratch the surface.