impending

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin impendere (to overhang).

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impending (not comparable)

  1. Approaching; drawing near; about to happen
    I have no time right now because of an impending paper submission deadline.

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impending

  1. Present participle of impend.
    The hurricane is impending.