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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

incoming

adjective

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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