imminent definition

  • adjective:
    • going to occur; impending: in imminent danger.
    • going to take place, occur, or take destination very soon, specially of something which wont last very long.
    • Threatening to take place straight away; near at hand; impending; -- said particularly of misfortune or danger.
    • high in risk; threatening; menacing; perilous.
    • (With upon) Bent upon; attentive to.
    • close-in time; going to happen
  • others:
    • Overhanging; fixed pendently or more on ignore; projecting from overhead.
    • ergo Threatening or about to-fall or to happen; impending threateningly; dangling over your mind.

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