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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To be about to happen.

Usage examples (33)
  • The country braced for an impending war.
  • Verb (used without object) : He felt that danger impended
  • Edward VI. and Elizabeth, that ruin began finally to impend.
  • Should any sudden danger impend you must at once communicate it. for more
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