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coming

adjective

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1 being soon to appear or take place
  • a listing of the coming attractions

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2 being the one that comes immediately after another
  • in the coming year

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3 of a time after the present
  • over the coming weeks we'll be adding to the staff

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coming

noun

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the act of coming upon a scene
  • the coming of the children meant we could finally get the party started

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coming

verb
present participle of come

Synonyms & Antonyms of coming (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to move closer to
  • come here and sit by the fire

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2 to get to a destination
  • when do you think they'll come?

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3 to eventually have as a state or quality
  • your dreams can come true

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The first known use of coming was in the 13th century

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“Coming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/coming. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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