What does promising mean?

Definitions for promising
ˈprɒm ə sɪŋpromis·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. promising(adj)

    showing possibility of achievement or excellence

    "a promising young man"

  2. bright, hopeful, promising(adj)

    full or promise

    "had a bright future in publishing"; "the scandal threatened an abrupt end to a promising political career"; "a hopeful new singer on Broadway"

Wiktionary

  1. promising(Adjective)

    Showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion.

  2. promising(Adjective)

    Encouraging and inspiring confidence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Promising

    of Promise

  2. Promising(adj)

    making a promise or promises; affording hope or assurance; as, promising person; a promising day

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'promising' in Adjectives Frequency: #856

How to pronounce promising?

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

How to say promising in sign language?

  1. promising

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of promising in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of promising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of promising in a Sentence

  1. James Funderburgh:

    Our work is promising.

  2. Alain Weill:

    These are promising businesses.

  3. Jimmy Lin:

    It's a very, very promising time.

  4. karench:

    Tomorrow is another promising day

  5. Chris Terry:

    The turnaround potential is promising.

Images & Illustrations of promising

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