noun com·ing \ˈkə-miŋ\

: the time when something begins

Full Definition of COMING

:  an act or instance of arriving

Examples of COMING

  1. <the coming of the children meant we could finally get the party started>

First Known Use of COMING

13th century

Rhymes with COMING



: happening soon or next

: becoming more important or popular

Full Definition of COMING

:  immediately due in sequence or development <in the coming year>
:  gaining importance <the coming trend>

Examples of COMING

  1. The company has many plans for the coming year.
  2. An official announcement will be made in the coming days.

First Known Use of COMING

15th century
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