ranking (comparative more ranking, superlative most ranking)
- (in combination) Having a specified rank.
- As the ranking officer, Sergeant Taylor took charge of the investigation.
- 2002, Stephen Tanner, Afghanistan: A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War against the Taliban, page 176
- Eldred Pottinger was now the ranking political officer and had negotiated — at the insistence of the army's officers—an unmolested passage to Jalalabad.
ranking (plural rankings)
- One’s relative placement in a list.
Descendants of ranking in other languages
- Catalan: rànquing
- German: Ranking
- Japanese: ランキング (rankingu)
- Portuguese: ranking
- Russing: рэ́нкинг (rɛ́nking)
- Spanish: ranking, ránking
- present participle of rank