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looming

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

giving signs of immediate occurrence
  • some economists see a looming collapse of the stock market

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looming

verb
present participle of loom

Synonyms & Antonyms of looming (Entry 2 of 2)

to be about to happen
  • he tried to take a proactive approach to dealing with the problems that loomed ahead

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“Looming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/looming. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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