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Adjective heating has 1 sense
  1. calefactory, calefactive, heating - serving to heat; "a heating pad is calefactory"
    Antonym: cold (indirect, via hot)
Noun heating has 2 senses
  1. heating, warming - the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature
    --1 is a kind of temperature change
    --1 has particulars:
     boiling; global warming; induction heating; overheating; radiant heating; thaw, melt, thawing, melting
    Derived form: verb heat4
  2. heating system, heating plant, heating, heat - utility to warm a building; "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"
    --2 is a kind of utility
    --2 is a part of building, edifice
    --2 has parts: boiler, steam boiler; radiator
    --2 has particulars:
     central heating; gas heat; panel heating; steam heat, steam heating
    Derived form: verb heat2
Verb heat has 4 senses
  1. heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "heat the soup"
    --1 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Antonyms: cool, chill, cool down
    Derived forms: noun heat3, noun heat2, noun heat1, noun heater1
    Sample sentence:
    They heat the water
  2. heat - provide with heat; "heat the house"
    --2 is one way to
    supply, provide, render, furnish
    Derived forms: noun heat7, noun heat3, noun heat2, noun heat1, noun heater1, noun heating2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire up - arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
    --3 is one way to arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke
    Derived form: noun heat4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. heat, hot up, heat up - gain heat or get hot; "The room heated up quickly"
    --4 is one way to change state, turn
    Antonyms: cool, chill, cool down
    Derived forms: noun heat7, noun heat3, noun heat2, noun heat1, noun heating1
    Sample sentence:
    The water heats
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