Antonyms for imminent:
Synonyms for imminent:
in the offing.
at hand, on the way (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for imminent:
- Shortly after taking office I proposed and Congress enacted legislation to protect the stability of the old age and survivors trust fund and prevent the imminent exhaustion of the disability insurance trust fund, and to correct a flaw in the benefit formula that was threatening the long run health of the entire social security system. - "State of the Union Addresses of Jimmy Carter", Jimmy Carter.
- When a man like myself has to recall the list of his services, the case may well be considered imminent. - "The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly", Charles James Lever.
- It was just when the German push seemed imminent to many, was indeed widely expected at a date when my friend would still be at his dangerous post. - "Notes of a Camp-Follower on the Western Front", E. W. Hornung.