from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A system that raises the temperature of a room or building. Confer heater.
  • adj. Causing heat.
  • v. Present participle of heat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. That heats or imparts heat; promoting warmth or heat; exciting action; stimulating.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Promoting warmth or heat; having the quality of imparting heat; stimulating: as, a heating medicine or diet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature
  • n. utility to warm a building


heat +‎ -ing (Wiktionary)



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