Main definitions of submarining in English

: submarining1submarining2

submarining1

noun

  • The action of "submarine".

Origin

Mid 19th century. Partly (originally) from submarine + -ing, and partly (in later use) from submarine + -ing.

Pronunciation

submarining

/ˌsʌbməˈriːnɪŋ/ /ˈsʌbməriːnɪŋ/

Main definitions of submarining in English

: submarining1submarining2

submarining2

adjective

  • That submarines.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Gilbert Frankau (1884–1952), novelist and poet. From submarine + -ing.

Pronunciation

submarining

/ˌsʌbməˈriːnɪŋ/ /ˈsʌbməriːnɪŋ/