Meaning of “forthcoming” in the English Dictionary

"forthcoming" in British English

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forthcomingadjective

uk /ˈfɔːθˌkʌm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈfɔːrθˌkʌm.ɪŋ/

(Definition of “forthcoming” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"forthcoming" in American English

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forthcomingadjective

us /fɔrθˈkʌm·ɪŋ, foʊrθ-/

forthcoming adjective (SOON)

forthcoming adjective (WILLING)

willing to give information or to talk; friendly and helpful:

He has not been forthcoming about the details of his contract.

forthcoming adjective (SUPPLIED)

[ not gradable ] supplied or offered when wanted:

No explanation for his absence was forthcoming.

(Definition of “forthcoming” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)