(noun, verb)


1. the entering of a legal document into the public record

Definition categories: communication, entry, submission

2. a fragment rubbed off by the use of a file

Definition categories: object, fragment

3. the act of using a file (as in shaping or smoothing an object)

Definition categories: act, formation, shaping

4. preservation and methodical arrangement as of documents and papers etc.

- I have some filing to do

Definition categories: act, storage

Sentences with filing as a noun:

- The process left metal filings all over the bench and the part.


1. present participle of file