Synonyms

1. staining

noun. ['ˈsteɪnɪŋ'] (histology) the use of a dye to color specimens for microscopic study.

Synonyms

  • Gram's method
  • Gram's procedure
  • dyeing
  • Gram method
  • Gram stain

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Words that Rhyme with Staining

  • constraining
  • restraining
  • overtraining
  • explaining
  • complaining
  • retraining
  • refraining
  • maintaining
  • entertaining
  • disdaining
  • containing
  • campaigning
  • ascertaining
  • straining
  • retaining
  • remaining
  • regaining
  • pertaining
  • ordaining
  • obtaining
  • detaining
  • training
  • draining
  • attaining
  • waning
  • reining
  • reigning
  • raining
  • painting
  • laning

Example sentences of the word staining


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Timber cladding requires regular painting or staining to preserve its natural beauty and protect it from the elements.

2. Noun, singular or mass
It can cause staining, though, so use it with caution.

2. staining

noun. ['ˈsteɪnɪŋ'] the act of spotting or staining something.

Synonyms

  • maculation
  • soiling
  • soilure
  • spotting
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