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English definition of “due”

due

adjective (EXPECTED)    /djuː/ US  /duː/
B1 expected to happen, arrive, etc. at a particular time: What time is the next bus due? The next meeting is due to be held in three months' time. Their first baby is due in January.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping in due course B2 formal at a suitable time in the future: You will receive notification of the results in due course.In the future and soon
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