emerg·​ing | \ i-ˈmər-jiŋ How to pronounce emerging (audio) \

Definition of emerging

: newly formed or prominent : emergent sense 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

There is an emerging consensus that the war will end soon.
Recent Examples on the Web The bounce in Latin American assets comes while Chinese growth is slowing and the Federal Reserve is raising U.S. interest rates—both of which have upended emerging-market investments in the past. Dion Rabouin, WSJ, 29 Mar. 2022 No specific recommendations are expected to be made during this meeting, but the committee is also expected to discuss current and emerging variants, as well as potential vaccine efforts to address them. Alyssa Hui, Health.com, 29 Mar. 2022 The funds have outperformed broader emerging markets funds this year, too, showing that investing for social good can be profitable. Paul R. La Monica, CNN, 22 Nov. 2021 Four Leaf’s Senior Marketing Director Vanessa M. Buenger says their women-first, inclusivity approach can be seen in how Versa will highlight local, emerging and prominent artists alongside the team’s choice of vendors and partnerships. Althea Legaspi, Rolling Stone, 10 Nov. 2021 Diplomats involved in the discussions have long hoped that rich countries stepping up their financial contributions would spur some of the big emerging-economy polluters, such as India, to cut emissions and phase out coal. BostonGlobe.com, 6 Oct. 2021 Amazon continues its strides toward fashion victory with the announcement that its Luxury Stores are adding even more emerging and established brands to the roster this week. Leah Melby Clinton, Harper's BAZAAR, 23 July 2021 During the interview, Dr. Biden — who doesn't work with a stylist — also spoke about supporting young, emerging and diverse designers. Hanna Flanagan, PEOPLE.com, 29 June 2021 Trump had a very emerging-nation view of exchange rates. William Pesek, Forbes, 31 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of emerging

1646, in the meaning defined above

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“Emerging.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emerging. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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