1. operating involved in a kind of operation
  2. berating a severe rebuke
  3. play reading performance of a play by a group of readers
  4. bareboating boating by chartering a bareboat and providing your own crew and provisions
  5. typewriting writing done with a typewriter
  6. lipreading perceiving what a person is saying by observing the movements of the lips
  7. paper thin thin as paper
  8. supporting the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
  9. reporting the news as presented by reporters for newspapers or radio or television
  10. spreading act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time
  11. sporting relating to or used in sports
  12. spurting propelled violently in a usually narrow stream
  13. parting the act of departing politely
  14. paper toweling absorbent paper used as toweling
  15. moderating lessening in intensity or strength
  16. bond rating an evaluation by a rating company of the probability that a particular bond issue will default
  17. hypertonic (of living tissue) in a state of abnormally high tension
  18. upbraiding a severe scolding
  19. sprouting the process whereby seeds or spores sprout and begin to grow
  20. preponderating having superior power and influence

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