upcoming

[ uhp-kuhm-ing ]
/ ˈʌpˌkʌm ɪŋ /

adjective

coming up; about to take place, appear, or be presented: the upcoming spring fashions.

Origin of upcoming

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at up-, coming
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British Dictionary definitions for upcoming

upcoming

/ (ˌʌpˈkʌmɪŋ) /

adjective

coming soon; forthcoming
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Word Origin and History for upcoming

upcoming


c.1300 (n.), "action of coming up," from up + coming (see come (v.)). Adjectival sense of "forthcoming" first attested 1954.

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