1 parting /ˈpɑɚtɪŋ/ noun
plural partings
1 parting
plural partings
Learner's definition of PARTING
: a time or occurrence when people leave each other
[count] : the act of separating something into two or more parts
[count] British : the line where a person's hair is separated : part

parting of the ways

: a point at which two people or groups decide to end a relationship
2 parting /ˈpɑɚtɪŋ/ adjective
2 parting
Learner's definition of PARTING
always used before a noun
: given, taken, or done when leaving someone