being

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  • Info Being is an extremely broad concept encompassing objective and subjective features of reality and existence.
  • He has been re-elected to this position every two years since then.
  • They may be re-elected at the end of their term of office.
  • It will also be re released as the fourth single off the album.
  • For the video the whole song was re-recorded with a live band.
  • Do you believe that the people in front of you are living?
  • The village was re-established just north of where the church had been located.
  • And since he was twenty-one he has a little money of his own. Cited from A Great Success, by Mrs Humphry Ward
  • This track was re-recorded and released as the third single from the album.
  • He continued his studies and won the award again when he was twenty-two.
  • When children were named, they were never given the same names as others.
  • He was twenty-one years old at the time of his death.
  • He was twenty-five years of age before he had a case. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume III, by John Lord
  • He was re-signed to a future contract following the end of the season.
  • Most of the cross-border lines are currently closed due to political problems.
  • He was re-signed to a future contract at the end of the year.
  • He was re-signed to a future contract at the end of the season.
  • An attempt was made to re-create it, but this was short-lived.
  • It is not clear if this version of events was known earlier.
  • It is not clear if this version of events was known earlier.
  • They serve four-year terms and may be re-elected only once.
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Root form of being is be for the verb.

Meaning of being

  • noun The state or fact of existing
    a point of view gradually coming into being, laws in existence for centuries
  • verb Have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
    John is rich, This is not a good answer
  • verb Be identical to; be someone or something
    The president of the company is John Smith, This is my house
  • verb Occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
    Where is my umbrella?" "The toolshed is in the back, What is behind this behavior?
  • verb Happen, occur, take place; this was during the visit to my parents' house"
    I lost my wallet, There were two hundred people at his funeral, There was a lot of noise in the kitchen
  • verb Work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
    He is a herpetologist, She is our resident philosopher
  • verb Spend or use time
    I may be an hour
  • verb Have life, be alive
    Our great leader is no more, My grandfather lived until the end of war
  • verb To remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form
    let her be