-to-be

-to-be

adj
(in combination) about to be; future: a mother-to-be; the bride-to-be.
Translations

-to-be

[təˈbiː] ADJ (ending in compounds) → futuro
mothers-to-befuturas madres
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He is the grandfather of the Queen Mother's husband -to-be.
A GRAN -TO-BE stands to scoop pounds 1,000 if a psychic's prediction that her daughter will give birth to a boy on May 17 comes true.