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offing

noun off·ing \ˈ-fiŋ, ˈä-\

Definition of OFFING

1
:  the part of the deep sea seen from the shore
2
:  the near or foreseeable future <in the offing>

Examples of OFFING

  1. <major changes are in the offing for the company>

Origin of OFFING

1off
First Known Use: 1608
OFFING Defined for Kids

offing

noun off·ing \ˈ-fiŋ\

Definition of OFFING for Kids

:  the near future or distance <I see trouble in the offing.>

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