Examples from the Web for imminence
She is baffled, for instance, by the fact that most humans seem to ignore the imminence of death and the strange beauty of life.Barbara Ehrenreich Gives God a Going Over in Her New Book|Nick Romeo|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Events were soon to prove that the magnitude and imminence of the danger were even greater than he apprehended.The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume II (of 2)|Hazard Stevens
A wireless message that came through emphasized the imminence of the danger.World's War Events, Vol. I|Various
Even greater than his irritation at this intrusion of Levitsky was his joyful indignation at the imminence of his play.Ghetto Comedies|Israel Zangwill
Word Origin and History for imminence
c.1600, from Late Latin imminentia, from Latin imminentem (see imminent).