What does impending mean?

Definitions for impending
im·pend·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. impending(Adjective)

    Approaching; drawing near; about to happen

  2. Origin: From impendere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impending

    of Impend

  2. Impending(adj)

    hanging over; overhanging; suspended so as to menace; imminet; threatening

How to pronounce impending?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say impending in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of impending in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of impending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of impending in a Sentence

  1. Mewang Gyeltshen:

    This is being done to counter the impending threats of climate change.

  2. Shane Oliver:

    The trade war issue is coming up to a critical junction because of that impending implementation of those tariffs.

  3. Ted Gibson:

    But last January I hit 280, i had less energy and my back hurt. I wanted to look amazing for my impending 50th birthday.

  4. Roger Zelazny, The Courts of Chaos:

    My feelings would never change, but... now she was gone, and this thought meant more to me than the impending destruction of the world.

  5. Jeffrey Halley:

    A couple of basis points inversion between 3-month and 10-year yields does not an impending economic Armageddon make, a deal or no-deal.

Images & Illustrations of impending

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