in the not too distant future

Definition of in the not too distant future

  1. :  at a time that is not long from now :  soon Changes are expected in the not too distant future.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  besides, also

    :  to an excessive degree :  excessively

    :  to such a degree as to be regrettable

  1. :  separated in space :  away

    :  situated at a great distance (see 1distance 2c) :  far-off

    :  having a great amount of separation between each other :  separated by a great distance from each other :  far apart

  1. :  that is to be

    :  existing after death

    :  of, relating to, or constituting a verb tense expressive of time yet to come

  1. :  time that is to come

    :  what is going to happen

    :  an expectation of advancement or progressive development

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up in the not too distant future? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


feeling or affected by lethargy

Get Word of the Day daily email!