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English definition of “loom”

loom

verb [I]     /luːm/
APPEAR to appear as a large , sometimes frightening shape : Dark storm clouds loomed on the horizon .Arriving, entering and invading
WORRY If an unpleasant event looms, it is likely to happen soon : The threat of closure looms over the workforce .Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
(Definition of loom verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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