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Meaning of marching by Wiktionary Dictionary

marching


    Verb

    marching

    1. Present participle of march .

    Noun

    marching ( plural: marchings )

    1. An action described by the verb "to march".

    Anagrams



Explanation of marching by Wordnet Dictionary

marching


    Noun
    1. the act of marching

    2. we heard the sound of marching


    Definition of marching by GCIDE Dictionary

    marching


    1. March, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Marched ; p. pr. & vb. n. Marching.] [F. marcher, in OF. also, to tread, prob. fr. L. marcus hammer. Cf. Mortar.]
      1. To move with regular steps, as a soldier; to walk in a grave, deliberate, or stately manner; to advance steadily. Shak.

      2. To proceed by walking in a body or in military order; as, “the German army marched into France”.

    2. Marching a. & n., fr. March, v.

      Marching money ( Mil. ), the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching. -- In marching order ( Mil. ), equipped for a march. -- Marching regiment. ( Mil. ) A regiment in active service. In England, a regiment liable to be ordered into other quarters, at home or abroad; a regiment of the line.