emerging

adjective emerg·ing \ i-ˈmər-jiŋ \
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of emerging

: newly formed or prominent : emergent 4
  • emerging nations
  • an emerging artist
  • investing in emerging markets
  • None of the books under review deals at all with the question of access to emerging technologies. Who gets to use this new technology?
  • —Charles Moran

Examples of emerging in a Sentence

  1. There is an emerging consensus that the war will end soon.

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Definition of emerging for English Language Learners

  • : newly created or noticed and growing in strength or popularity : becoming widely known or established



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