Examples of promising in a Sentence
The neighborhood didn't look very promising.
a promising writer who just may write the great American novel someday
First Known Use of promising
PROMISING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of promising for English Language Learners
: likely to succeed or to be good : full of promise
PROMISING Defined for Kids
Definition of promising for Students
: likely to turn out well or be good a promising start
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