Examples of oncoming in a Sentence
we're looking forward to your oncoming visit
Recent Examples of oncoming from the Web
Police said Burlew’s vehicle was stopped about 10:50 p.m. Saturday after making a wide turn from Texas 27 onto Loop 534 southbound and briefly traveling in the oncoming lane of traffic and on the shoulder.
Buy Photo The student sped up his compact Harley-Davidson motorcycle, heading straight for an oncoming obstacle.
But a prudent driver approaching an intersection where an oncoming car has a left turn signal on will slow down a bit and be prepared to stop—just in case the other car decides to turn illegally.
The deputies set up road flares and turned on the emergency flashers of their patrol car, a Chevrolet Tahoe, to warn oncoming cars.
That reflex can save your life in certain circumstances such as leaping out of the way of an oncoming car.
Two humiliating losses in the Spanish Super Cup to Real Madrid looked set to foreshadow the oncoming season, with Madrid tipped to dominate both domestically and in Europe.
In one way, an oncoming gravitational wave can squeeze space vertically and stretch it horizontally, and then vice versa, in a repeating cycle.
In a bid to help some evacuees find shelter, home-sharing site Airbnb has compiled a database of its hosts who are willing to open up their doors for those displaced by the oncoming natural disaster.
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First Known Use of oncoming
at hand, on hand, on tap, to come;
ONCOMING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of oncoming for English Language Learners
: coming closer to you : coming toward you
ONCOMING Defined for Kids
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