What does oncoming mean?

Definitions for oncoming
ˈɒnˌkʌm ɪŋ, ˈɔn-on·com·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. onset, oncoming(adj)

    the beginning or early stages

    "the onset of pneumonia"

  2. oncoming(adj)

    moving toward one

Wiktionary

  1. oncoming(Noun)

    an early stage; an onset

  2. oncoming(Noun)

    an approach

  3. oncoming(Adjective)

    approaching; coming closer

How to pronounce oncoming?

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    Veena
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How to say oncoming in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oncoming in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oncoming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of oncoming in a Sentence

  1. Jesse Christenson:

    I initially thought it was a (tire) blow out. The duck boat then hit another car with a roof rack then went head on into the oncoming tour bus, the scene was pretty gruesome ... There were people in shock.

  2. Eugene:

    A supervisor strives to see the light at the end of the tunnel and hope’s it’s not the light of an oncoming train. A bigger problem is to be a supervisor on the train and find that the tunnel has not been started yet. A failing company is often referred to as a train wreck!

  3. Ahmed Korayem:

    The more resistant we are to the oncoming chaos, the more we will be stuck in a constant struggle and are unable to move forward. One must embrace the chaos in open arms and once the self-destruction ensues, then self-development can follow. One can't get upset at the dying fields when he is constantly warring with the rain clouds

  4. Joel Cline:

    The three things that create a lot of rain are moisture, lift and instability [ in the atmosphere ]. We have two of these with tropical weather and the third is the lift — provided by the mountains in this case, on the slopes that are facing the oncoming winds directly — which is a very local effect — can create localized areas of heavier rain.

  5. Emily Brooke:

    It tackles the most common cause of fatality, which is the blind spot. According to Emily Brooke, 79 percent of bicycles involved in crashes are traveling straight ahead when a vehicle turns into them. Emily Brooke said Emily Brooke chose the 20-foot distance because it's half the length of a bus, and Emily Brooke wanted the laser image to be green because the human eye is most sensitive to green light. TINY, LENS-FREE CAMERA COULD HIDE IN CLOTHES, GLASSES Drivers just see it and all they need to do is not turn, not react, not turn into the cyclist or not pull out, people see it and go, ‘ What is that ? ’ And that's perfect, as long as they don't make that turn, which can be potentially fatal …. Emily Brooke said The Laserlight alerts not only drivers, but pedestrians, too, about oncoming bikes. One of the most obvious cases.

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