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English definition of “forthcoming”

forthcoming

adjective uk   /ˈfɔːθˌkʌm.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈfɔːrθ-/

forthcoming adjective (SOON)

B2 [before noun] happening soon: We have just received the information about the forthcoming conference.About to happenCloseness in distance and time

forthcoming adjective (WILLING)

friendly and helpful, willing to give information or to talk: I had difficulty getting any details. He wasn't very forthcoming.FriendlyHonesty, openness and sincerity

forthcoming adjective (SUPPLIED)

C1 [after verb] produced, supplied, or given: No explanation for his absence was forthcoming. Will financial support for the theatre project be forthcoming?Available and accessiblePresent
(Definition of forthcoming from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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