Forthcoming

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Definition

(a) forthcoming (event): (an) approaching, imminent, impending, upcoming (event)
adjective
Kevin is in charge of all forthcoming deals with Asia. He deals with all the impending business from Asian countries.

(to be) forthcoming (about something) : (to be) candid, open (about something)
adjective
He wasn't very forthcoming about what happened. He didn't want to give us any information at all.

Examples

  • "Don't worry, we won't be downsizing, and there are no layoffs forthcoming."
  • "Delavigne is also thrilled to announce that world-famous model and actress Ivana Bümbüm has agreed in principle to represent the Delavigne Company in its upcoming advertising campaign, not only for TigerLily, but for all forthcoming campaigns."

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