lie ahead

idiom

: to be in the future
No one knows what lies ahead (of us).

Examples of lie ahead in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For now, Oversight Board leaders are pleading with employees to have patience as the group works through some of the thorny questions that lie ahead. Naomi Nix, Washington Post, 30 June 2024 Election Day is still four-plus months away and the experts say plenty of twists and turns lie ahead. Dave Goldiner, New York Daily News, 29 June 2024 Discover the power of storytelling as a vessel for preserving history, celebrating heritage, and envisioning the possibilities that lie ahead. Melissa Noel, Essence, 26 June 2024 The book helpfully describes the obstacles that lie ahead for any American president hoping to prioritize Asia. Oriana Skylar Mastro, Foreign Affairs, 18 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for lie ahead 

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“Lie ahead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lie%20ahead. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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