on the horizon

idiom

: coming in the near future
Scientists believe that a major breakthrough is on the horizon.

Examples of on the horizon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Additionally, in November 2023, Kidman teased that a third season was on the horizon, which the pair confirmed in their June 5 Vanity Fair interview. Charna Flam, Peoplemag, 6 June 2024 Fog and mist soaked the crew and shrouded the vessel, then lifted, revealing other boats on the horizon doing the same thing. C.j. Chivers James Patrick Cronin Elena Hecht Anna Diamond Quinton Kamara, New York Times, 6 June 2024 With peak tourist season on the horizon in Portland, Maine, the city has welcomed its newest boutique hotel just in time. Jacqueline Dole, Travel + Leisure, 5 June 2024 With no rebound visible on the horizon, that means fewer per-pupil dollars from the state flowing into the district coffers. Riley Robinson, The Christian Science Monitor, 5 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for on the horizon 

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“On the horizon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20horizon. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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