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imminent

adjective

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1 giving signs of immediate occurrence
  • a storm is imminent, so you should seek shelter now

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2 being soon to appear or take place
  • an imminent development that should radically transform how we treat the disease

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The first known use of imminent was in 1528

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“Imminent.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imminent. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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