Link to this page verb-intransitive: becoming planning to take place: the woman retirement is impending. To threaten to take place; menace: discouraged because of the difficulty that impended. Archaic To jut completely; hang suspended. To hang over; to-be suspended above; to jeopardize from near-at-hand; to menace; to be imminent. See imminent. View More verb: become planning to happen or take place, especially of something does take time particularly an activity or process rather than just a quick occasion. "To impend" usually has the connotation of menace. be imminent or about to happen View More others: To overhang; be ready to-fall; be imminent; threaten; be regarding the point of occurring, as something bad. View More Related Sources Definition for "impend" becoming planning to take place: the woman retirement… View More Sentence for "impend" The imagination of the beholder was… View More Synonym for "impend" Verb Forms for "impend" Phrases for "impend" Rhyme for "impend" Hypernym for "impend" Etymologically Related for "impend" Form for "impend" Variant for "impend"