impendence


impendence
n. imminence, condition of being imminent and about to happen soon; that which impends

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Impendence — Im*pend ence, Impendency Im*pend en*cy, n. The state of impending; the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon; also, that which impends. Impendence of volcanic cloud. Ruskin. Syn: imminence, imminency, impendence, forthcomingness.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impendence — index threat Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • impendence — See impendent. * * * …   Universalium

  • impendence — noun the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon • Syn: ↑imminence, ↑imminency, ↑imminentness, ↑impendency, ↑forthcomingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthcoming (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Impendency — Impendence Im*pend ence, Impendency Im*pend en*cy, n. The state of impending; the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon; also, that which impends. Impendence of volcanic cloud. Ruskin. Syn: imminence, imminency, impendence,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impendent — impendence, impendency, n. /im pen deuhnt/, adj. impending. [1585 95; < L impendent s. of impendens prp. of impendere to hang over, threaten. See IMPEND, ENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • forthcomingness — noun the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon • Syn: ↑imminence, ↑imminency, ↑imminentness, ↑impendence, ↑impendency • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthcoming, ↑impendent ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • imminence — noun the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑imminency, ↑imminentness, ↑impendence, ↑impendency, ↑forthcomingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthcoming …   Useful english dictionary

  • imminency — noun the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon • Syn: ↑imminence, ↑imminentness, ↑impendence, ↑impendency, ↑forthcomingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthcoming (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • imminentness — noun the state of being imminent and liable to happen soon • Syn: ↑imminence, ↑imminency, ↑impendence, ↑impendency, ↑forthcomingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthcoming (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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