the shape of things to come

noun phrase

: what the future is going to be like
the shape of things to come in the publishing industry

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Recent Examples on the Web The back-to-back coupling of the two segments — Bikini and Hiroshima, the shape of things to come followed by the human fallout — made for a grim all-atomic episode. Thomas Doherty, The Hollywood Reporter, 12 Sep. 2023

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“The shape of things to come.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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