What does coming mean?

Definitions for coming
ˈkʌm ɪŋcom·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. approach, approaching, comingnoun

    the act of drawing spatially closer to something

    "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"

  2. advent, comingnoun

    arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous)

    "the advent of the computer"

  3. approach, approaching, comingnoun

    the temporal property of becoming nearer in time

    "the approach of winter"

  4. orgasm, climax, sexual climax, comingadjective

    the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse

  5. approaching, coming(a), forthcoming, upcomingadjective

    of the relatively near future

    "the approaching election"; "this coming Thursday"; "the forthcoming holidays"; "the upcoming spring fashions"

Wiktionary

  1. comingnoun

    The act of arriving; an arrival

  2. comingadjective

    Next.

    We expect great things from you this coming year.

  3. comingadjective

    Deserved.

    When he was fired, nobody was surprised or upset because they thought he had it coming.

  4. coming

    Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.

    Ergonomic wallets are the coming thing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coming

    of Come

  2. Comingadjective

    approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next; as, the coming week or year; the coming exhibition

  3. Comingadjective

    ready to come; complaisant; fond

  4. Comingnoun

    approach; advent; manifestation; as, the coming of the train

  5. Comingnoun

    specifically: The Second Advent of Christ

Editors Contribution

  1. comingverb

    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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #700

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Written Corpus Frequency: #220

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'coming' in Adjectives Frequency: #998

How to pronounce coming?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say coming in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coming in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of coming in a Sentence

  1. David Gibbons:

    You're coming in with your eyes open.

  2. Al Gore - during 1992 Vice Presidential debate:

    George Bush taking credit for the Berlin Wall coming down is like the rooster taking credit for the sunrise.

  3. Greg Abbott:

    It is essential that a judge consider halting the Syrian refugee process, at least on a temporary basis, to ensure refugees coming to the United States will be vetted in a way that does not compromise the safety of Americans and Texans.

  4. Liz Ann Sonders:

    There is this paradox of thrift — even with stimulus cash coming in, it looks like a good bet that consumers will want to keep more of a savings cushion and companies are unwilling to plow a lot of money into long-term capital investment.

  5. Luis Videgaray:

    There is no way that’s going to happen, it’s not a matter of how much does it cost, or where’s the money coming from, it’s a matter of dignity and national sovereignty.

Images & Illustrations of coming

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