Definitions for coming
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coming.
approach, approaching, comingnoun
the act of drawing spatially closer to something
"the hunter's approach scattered the geese"
arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous)
"the advent of the computer"
approach, approaching, comingnoun
the temporal property of becoming nearer in time
"the approach of winter"
orgasm, climax, sexual climax, comingadjective
the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse
approaching, coming(a), forthcoming, upcomingadjective
of the relatively near future
"the approaching election"; "this coming Thursday"; "the forthcoming holidays"; "the upcoming spring fashions"
The act of arriving; an arrival
We expect great things from you this coming year.
When he was fired, nobody was surprised or upset because they thought he had it coming.
Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.
Ergonomic wallets are the coming thing.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from To come.
Where art thou, Adam! wont with joy to meet
My coming, seen far off? John Milton, Paradise Lost, b. x.
Sweet the coming on
Of grateful ev’ning mild. John Milton, Paradise Lost, b. iv.
May’t please you, noble madam, to withdraw
Into your private chamber; we shall give you
The full cause of our coming. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.
Some people in America counted their years by the coming of certain birds amongst them at their certain seasons, and leaving them at others. John Locke.
Etymology: from come.
Now will I be your Rosalind in a more coming on disposition; and ask me what you will, I will grant it. William Shakespeare.
That very lapidary himself, with a coming stomach, and in the cock’s place, would have made the cock’s choice. Roger L'Estrange.
That he had been so affectionate a husband, was no ill argument to the coming dowager. John Dryden, Virg. Æn. Dedic.
On morning wings, how active springs the mind,
How easy every labour it pursues,
How coming to the poet every muse! Alexander Pope, Imit. of Horace.
Praise of great acts, he scatters as a seed,
Which may the like in coming ages breed. Wentworth Dillon.
approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next; as, the coming week or year; the coming exhibition
ready to come; complaisant; fond
approach; advent; manifestation; as, the coming of the train
specifically: The Second Advent of Christ
Verb form of the word come.
They are coming to the wedding as we invited them.
Submitted by MaryC on April 15, 2020
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #700
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Written Corpus Frequency: #220
Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Adjectives Frequency: #998
The numerical value of coming in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of coming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
The career was one thing. I didn't know what was coming, and that's been nothing but blessed. ... It was more personal stuff that I had expectations about that sort of shape-shifted, so to speak, that was what was jarring, that we all had an idea of what the future was going to be, and we were going to go hunker down and focus on this or that, and then it all just changed overnight, and that was it.
This is a very strategic move for us, international expansion is actually a company strategy in the coming few years.
The U.S. crude inventory numbers have been climbing for the last 10 straight weeks, sitting at their highest levels in 80 years. So that's a further supply side concern on top of news coming out of Kuwait, there doesn't seem to be any sign of OPEC doing anything to turn the taps off so it makes it hard to predict a floor (for oil prices).
There have been questions about the Ben Carson candidacy -- whether it's a serious candidacy or a combination scam and book tour, in the coming weeks we will find out ... what steps he takes to remedy this. Whether he is in it to win it.
Coming back into it for me has been a big learning experience and it's a lot of anxiety, i want to stay true to myself. I want to have a specific message. I want to give my fans what they want to hear. I want to be competitive.
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Translations for coming
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- идване, пристиганеBulgarian
- Aufkommen, KommenGerman
- viniendo, venidaSpanish
- tuleva, tuleminenFinnish
- venir, venue, arrivéeFrench
- tighinnScottish Gaelic
- अ रहे हैHindi
- ժամանում, գալուստArmenian
- 来臨, 到来Japanese
- komt eraanDutch
- наступление, приходRussian
- آ رہا ہےUrdu
- sắp tớiVietnamese
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