Definition of offing
1 : the part of the deep sea seen from the shore
2 : the near or foreseeable future in the offing
Examples of offing in a sentence
major changes are in the offing for the company
Origin and Etymology of offing
First Known Use: 1608
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Definition of offing for Students
: the near future or distance I see trouble in the offing.
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