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English definition of “imminent”


adjective     /ˈɪm.ɪ.nənt/
C2 coming or likely to happen very soon: imminent disaster/danger A strike is imminent.About to happenCloseness in distance and time imminently     /-li/ adverb imminence     /-nəns/ noun [U]
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