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incoming

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noun in·com·ing \ˈin-ˌkə-miŋ\

Definition of incoming

  1. 1 :  the act of coming in :  arrival

  2. 2 :  income 2 —usually used in plural

Examples of incoming in a sentence

  1. <the endless succession of incomings had us wondering how we would ever find room for everyone>

  2. <the company's incomings from its brick-and-mortar stores, online sales, and Web site advertising>

14th Century

First Known Use of incoming

14th century


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incoming

adjective in·com·ing

Definition of incoming

  1. 1 :  coming in :  arriving <an incoming ship> <incoming mail>

  2. 2 :  taking a new place or position especially as part of a succession <the incoming president>

  3. 3 :  just starting or beginning <the incoming year>

Examples of incoming in a sentence

  1. All incoming phone calls are monitored for quality control.

1753

First Known Use of incoming

1753


INCOMING Defined for English Language Learners


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incoming

adjective in·com·ing

Definition of incoming for English Language Learners

  • : arriving at or coming to a place

  • : taking a place or position that is being left by another person or group


INCOMING Defined for Kids

incoming

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adjective in·com·ing \ˈin-ˌkə-miŋ\

Definition of incoming for Students

  1. :  arriving at a destination <She's waiting for an incoming train.>



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