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beige toaster
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-- Being --
beingness
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Bel and the Dragon

Being

Be´ing
p. pr.1.Existing.
Fresh experience is always being gained.
- Jowett (Thucyd.
n.1.Existence, as opposed to nonexistence; state or sphere of existence.
In Him we live, and move, and have our being.
- Acts xvii. 28.
2.That which exists in any form, whether it be material or spiritual, actual or ideal; living existence, as distinguished from a thing without life; as, a human being; spiritual beings.
What a sweet being is an honest mind !
- Beau. & Fl.
A Being of infinite benevolence and power.
- Wordsworth.
3.Lifetime; mortal existence.
Claudius, thou
Wast follower of his fortunes in his being.
- Webster (1654).
4.An abode; a cottage.
adv.1.Since; inasmuch as.
Noun1.being - the state or fact of existing; "a point of view gradually coming into being"; "laws in existence for centuries"
Synonyms: beingness, existence
Antonyms:
nonbeing - the state of not being
2.Beingbeing - a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
Synonyms: organism
Adamite, actual, aerobic organism, an existence, anaerobic organism, as, as is, as long as, autotrophic organism, body, bones, bosom, breast, cat, cause, chap, character, considering, contemporaneous, contemporary, creature, critter, current, customer, duck, earthling, ens, entelechy, entity, esprit, esse, essence, essentiality, existent, extant, fellow, for, fresh, genetic individual, groundling, guts, guy, hand, head, heart, heart of hearts, heartstrings, heterotrophic organism, homo, human, human being, immanent, immediate, in being, in effect, in existence, in force, inasmuch as, individual, individuality, inmost heart, inmost soul, innermost being, instant, joker, latest, living being, living soul, living thing, man, material, materiality, matter, microbe, microorganism, modern, monad, morphological individual, mortal, nature, new, nose, object, occurrence, on foot, one, ont, organic being, organization, party, person, persona, personage, personality, physiological individual, presence, present, present-age, present-day, present-time, prevalent, running, secret places, seeing, since, single, somebody, someone, something, soul, spirit, stuff, subsistence, subsistent, subsisting, substance, substantiality, tellurian, terran, texture, that be, that is, thing, topical, under the sun, unit, up-to-date, up-to-the-minute, virus, viscera, whereas, worldling, zooid, zoon
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