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- Present participle of come.
coming (plural comings)
act of arriving; an arrival
coming (not comparable)
- Approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next.
- We expect great things from you this coming year.
- She will have two or three paintings in the coming exhibition.
- your coming days and years
- When he was fired, nobody was surprised or upset because they thought he had it coming.
- Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.
- Ergonomic wallets are the coming thing.
- (obsolete) Ready to come; complaisant; fond.
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