Definitions of solving

  1. finding a solution to a problem
  2. of Solve

Usage examples for solving

  1. We, on the other hand, concentrate our intellect rather on the solving of problems which have in view painlessness and the removal of sources of discomfort. – Human, All-Too-Human, Part II by Friedrich Nietzsche
  2. In truth, the Kingdom of the Kaloramas, though insignificant in its own political aspect, had furnished a grand theme for a comedy of modern diplomatic errors, in the performance of which numerous clever gentlemen had found much innocent recreation, though not a man had been found capable of solving the plot to the satisfaction of the spectators. – The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter by "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams
  3. While this material work was going on, in the same realm wise men were putting into a language the alphabet of the sky, tracing out the procession of the stars and solving the mystery of the seasons. – The Comstock Club by Charles Carroll Goodwin
  4. The fate of an island and nearly 32, 000 people depended on solving the riddle of the missing governor. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  5. The commander's basis for solving the problem is not complete, however, with merely a statement of his own objective. – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College