Definitions for imminentˈɪm ə nənt
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at hand(p), close at hand(p), imminent, impendent, impending(adj)
close in time; about to occur
"retribution is at hand"; "some people believe the day of judgment is close at hand"; "in imminent danger"; "his impending retirement"
about to happen, occur, or take place very soon, especially of something which won't last long.
Origin: From the present participle of , from mineo, related to mons (English mount). Compare with eminent.
threatening to occur immediately; near at hand; impending; -- said especially of misfortune or peril
full of danger; threatening; menacing; perilous
(With upon) Bent upon; attentive to
Translations for imminent
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- imminentCatalan, Valencian
- dreigend, imminentDutch
- nadciągający, bliskiPolish
- неминуемый, неизбежныйRussian
- prestojeće, neposredno, neizbježno, neminovno, iminentnoSerbo-Croatian
- överhängande, nära föreståendeSwedish
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