climbing

Synonyms and related words:
Brownian movement, acclinate, acclivitous, advance, ambition, ambitiousness, anabasis, anabatic, angular motion, ascendant, ascending, ascension, ascensional, ascensive, ascent, axial motion, backflowing, backing, backward motion, career, careerism, clamber, climb, course, current, descending, descent, downward motion, drift, driftage, ebbing, elevation, escalade, flight, flow, flux, forward motion, fountain, gush, gyring up, in the ascendant, increase, jet, jump, leap, leaping, levitation, lofty ambition, magnanimity, mount, mounting, oblique motion, ongoing, onrush, passage, plunging, power-hunger, progress, radial motion, rampant, random motion, rearing, reflowing, refluence, reflux, regression, retrogression, rise, rising, rocketing up, run, rush, saltation, saltatory, scandent, scansorial, set, shooting up, sideward motion, sinking, skyrocketing, soaring, social climbing, spiraling, spout, spring, springing, spurt, status-seeking, sternway, stream, subsiding, surge, takeoff, taking off, traject, trajet, trend, uparching, upclimb, upcoming, updraft, upgang, upgo, upgoing, upgrade, upgrowth, uphill, uphillward, upleap, uplift, upping, uprisal, uprise, uprising, uprush, upshoot, upslope, upsloping, upsurge, upsurgence, upsweep, upswing, upward, upward motion, upwith, vault, vaulting ambition, zooming

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  • Climbing! — Studio album by Mountain Released March 7, 1970 …   Wikipedia

  • Climbing — Climb ing, p. pr. & vb. n. of {Climb}. [1913 Webster] {Climbing fern}. See under {Fern}. {Climbing perch}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Anabas}, and {Labyrinthici}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Climbing! — Album par Mountain Sortie 7 mars 1970 Enregistrement  États Un …   Wikipédia en Français

  • climbing — climbing; semi·climbing; …   English syllables

  • Climbing — This article is about Human climbing. For climbing in other animals, see Arboreal locomotion. For other uses, see Climbing (disambiguation). Rock climbers on Valkyrie at The Roaches in Staffordshire, England …   Wikipedia

  • climbing — noun (U) the sport of climbing mountains or rocks: climbing boots/equipment etc: Remember to bring climbing boots. | rock/mountain climbing: Rock climbing can be very dangerous. | go climbing (=climb mountains or rocks as a sport) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • climbing — climb|ing [ˈklaımıŋ] n [U] the sport of climbing mountains or rocks ▪ a climbing rope rock/mountain climbing ▪ He goes climbing nearly every weekend …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • climbing — [[t]kla͟ɪmɪŋ[/t]] N UNCOUNT Climbing is the activity of climbing rocks or mountains. → See also , rock climbing, social climbing …   English dictionary

  • climbing — noun Climbing is used before these nouns: ↑accident, ↑boot, ↑expedition, ↑gear, ↑gym, ↑harness, ↑partner, ↑plant, ↑rose, ↑shoe Climbing is used after these nouns: ↑hill, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • climbing — /ˈklaɪmɪŋ/ (say kluyming) noun 1. the activity or sport of scaling heights. –adjective 2. (of plants) growing on a support of some kind. 3. used in the activity of climbing: climbing ropes …   Australian English dictionary

  • Climbing — Climb Climb (kl[imac]m), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Climbed} (kl[imac]md), Obs. or Vulgar {Clomb} (kl[o^]m); p. pr. & vb. n. {Climbing}.] [AS. climban; akin to OHG. chlimban, G. & D. klimmen, Icel. kl[=i]fa, and E. cleave to adhere.] 1. To ascend or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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