Forthcoming - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌfɔːrθˈkʌmɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word forthcoming
Brit.  |fɔːθˈkʌmɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word forthcoming

adjective

- at ease in talking to others (syn: extroverted, outgoing)
- of the relatively near future(syn: approaching, coming, upcoming)

the forthcoming holidays

- available when required or as promised

federal funds were not forthcoming

Examples

He was more forthcoming about his past than they expected.

She has been less than forthcoming about her involvement in the scandal.

He was not forthcoming about his past.

Keep an eye on the noticeboards for forthcoming events.

IBM is usually pretty forthcoming about the markets for its products.

When no reply was forthcoming, she wrote again.

...a forthcoming exhibit at the art museum that is eagerly awaited by connoisseurs of ancient Greek pottery...

The conversation revolved around the forthcoming election.

He stood on the street corner, haranguing passers-by about the stupidity of the forthcoming war.

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