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coming meaning

EN[ˈkʌmɪŋ]
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    Definition of coming in English Dictionary

  • NounPLcomingsPREcom-SUF-ing
    1. The act of arriving; an arrival.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of come.
      2. Adjective
        1. Approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next.
          1. We expect great things from you this coming year.
          2. She will have two or three paintings in the coming exhibition.
        2. Deserved.
          1. When he was fired, nobody was surprised or upset because they thought he had it coming.
        3. Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.
          1. Ergonomic wallets are the coming thing.
        4. OBS Ready to come; complaisant; fond.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • That drill-press sounds like it is single-phasing - and look at the smoke coming from the motor!
            • "In one incident, a large, vicious dog was coming at an officer and he was able to Taser the dog rather than shoot it," Llewellyn said.
            • It is my pleasure to induct the new Officers for this coming term.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Coming to the pharmacokinetic profiles of baicalein, studies from different research group reported that baicalein is an active endosomatic constituent [13 ].
            • Coming up on the left is a historical building worth noting.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Don't try getting out of our dinner party. You're coming!
            • If you think you're going to marry my daughter, you have another think coming.
            • I tell you he's the stuff that will take 'em over the top and make the boches feel cold in the pit of their fat tumtums when they see him coming.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Morphemes
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -ing
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Participles
                      • Present participles
                Related Links:
                1. en comings
                2. en comingle
                3. en coming up
                4. en coming on
                5. en coming to
                Source: Wiktionary
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                Meaning of coming for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "coming" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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