coming

[ kuhm-ing ]
/ ˈkʌm ɪŋ /

noun

approach; arrival; advent: His coming here was a mistake.

adjective

following or impending; next; approaching: the coming year.
promising future fame or success: a coming actor.

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Origin of coming

1250–1300; Middle English; see come, -ing1, -ing2
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British Dictionary definitions for coming

coming
/ (ˈkʌmɪŋ) /

adjective

noun

arrival or approach
(often capital) Christianity the return of Christ in glorySee also Second Coming
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Idioms and Phrases with coming

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