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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The part of the sea that can be seen from the shore and is beyond the anchoring area; The near or foreseeable future.

Usage examples (38)
  • There was a wedding in the offing
  • There was a ship in the offing
  • If this team stays together, another deep tournament run could be in offing.
  • The schooner in the offing was the one touch of life within my range of vision. for more
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