Definition of rivering in US English:

rivering

noun

  • The action of sailing, rowing, etc., on a river.

adjective

poetic
  • Flowing like a river.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). Partly from river + -ing, and partly (in later use) from river + -ing<br>1920s; earliest use found in James Joyce (1882–1941), writer. From river + -ing.

Pronunciation

rivering

/ˈrɪvərɪŋ/