English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'upcoming'

(adjective) 
Definition
coming soon
We'll face a tough fight in the upcoming election.
Synonyms
forthcoming
his opponents in the forthcoming election
,
coming
This obviously depends on the weather in the coming months.
,
approaching
,
imminent
They warned that an attack is imminent.
, ,
future
the future King and Queen
,
prospective
The terms of the prospective deal are spelled out clearly.
,
impending
He had told us that morning of his impending marriage.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of coming
Definition
(of time or events) approaching or next
This obviously depends on the weather in the coming months.
Synonyms
approaching,
due,
in store,
on the cards,
just round the corner
in the sense of future
Definition
destined to become
the future King and Queen
Synonyms
in the sense of imminent
Definition
likely to happen soon
They warned that an attack is imminent.
Synonyms
approaching,
on the way,
in the air,
looming,
brewing,
on the cards,
on the horizon,
nigh (archaic),
in the offing,
fast-approaching,
just round the corner,
near-at-hand

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