Definition of preferencing in English:

preferencing

noun

  • 1The giving of preferential consideration or treatment; preferring.

  • 2Stock Market. The action or practice of directing orders to a specific dealer.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Lincoln (Nebraska) Evening Journal. From preference + -ing Compare earlier preferring, preferment.

Pronunciation

preferencing

/ˈprɛf(ə)rənsɪŋ//ˈprɛf(ə)r(ə)nsɪŋ/