Main definitions of eastering in English

: eastering1eastering2Eastering3

eastering1

noun

  • Eastward movement or drift; the action of turning or moving to the east.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. From easter + -ing.

Pronunciation

eastering

/ˈiːstərɪŋ/

Main definitions of eastering in English

: eastering1eastering2Eastering3

eastering2

adjective

poetic
  • That is moving eastward.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Yale Literary Magazine. From easter + -ing.

Pronunciation

eastering

/ˈiːstərɪŋ/

Main definitions of Eastering in English

: eastering1eastering2Eastering3

Eastering3

noun

  • The action or practice of celebrating Easter, or of spending the Easter holiday somewhere.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881), prime minister and novelist. From Easter + -ing.

Pronunciation

Eastering

/ˈiːstərɪŋ/