/ (ˈtaɪpɪŋ) /

  1. the work or activity of using a typewriter or word processor

  2. the skill of using a typewriter quickly and accurately

Words Nearby typing

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How to use typing in a sentence

  • Then he went into the house to start typing up his notes for that forthcoming paper.

  • I had a lot of typing to do tonight, putting all those keys into my keychain, signing them and publishing the signed keys.

    Little Brother | Cory Doctorow
  • Rather have the letter striking for its excellent typing and arrangement.

  • Burton came into the room at that moment—and while he was there she slipped off to her typing without answering me.

    Man and Maid | Elinor Glyn
  • Dad always sends his articles to a typing office, and it looks just as good as printing when it's done.