Definition for looming (2 of 3)
verb (used with object)
Origin of loom1
Definition for looming (3 of 3)
verb (used without object)
Origin of loom2
Examples from the Web for looming
Finally, as with other medications, the looming question is that of globalization.Mother’s Little Anti-Psychotic Is Worth $6.9 Billion A Year|Jay Michaelson|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Visitors are greeted by a looming gothic gate, the kind used to signify that important residents lie behind its spires.
But the causes belie a looming emergency that may leave hospitals scrambling, Red Cross officials said.
No one was especially eager to deliver news of a disastrous military defeat or looming economic crisis.
But he was fully devoted to EL, and made preparations for the looming doomsday.
At first we went at a dog-trot, but presently slowed down to discuss the future looming portentously ahead of us.A Far Country, Complete|Winston Churchill
He was rather glad of a possibility, just looming, of his being called away from England through affairs of importance.Emily Fox-Seton|Frances Hodgson Burnett
Ahead of him rose huge boulders, looming like gigantic tombstones.The Long Dim Trail|Forrestine C. Hooker
But if something of the sort is not looming, never trust me again.Johnny Ludlow, Third Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
Some distance away, looming up above the nodding heads of trees, were the gables and chimney pots of the squire's residence.Ande Trembath|Matthew Stanley Kemp