Forthcoming is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
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- An event that is forthcoming is something that will happen soon. It's coming in a short time.
- The forthcoming publication of her book will help her get status and respect.
- A person who is forthcoming is someone who tells what they're thinking.
- I asked him what his plans are for next year but he wasn't very forthcoming.