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forth·com·ing

 (fôrth-kŭm′ĭng)
adj.
1. About to appear or take place; approaching: the forthcoming elections.
2.
a. Available when required or as promised: Federal funds were not forthcoming.
b. Affable and outgoing: a considerate, forthcoming person.
c. Candid and willing to cooperate.
n. (fôrth′kŭm′ĭng)
The act or an instance of coming forth.

forthcoming

(ˌfɔːθˈkʌmɪŋ)
adj
1. approaching in time: the forthcoming debate.
2. about to appear: his forthcoming book.
3. available or ready: the money wasn't forthcoming.
4. open or sociable
ˌforthˈcomingness n

forth•com•ing

(ˈfɔrθˈkʌm ɪŋ, ˈfoʊrθ-)

adj.
1. coming or about to come forth; about to appear; approaching in time: the forthcoming concert.
2. ready or available: Help will be forthcoming whenever you ask.
3. frank and cooperative; responsive.
4. friendly and outgoing; sociable.
[1515–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.forthcoming - at ease in talking to others
sociable - inclined to or conducive to companionship with others; "a sociable occasion"; "enjoyed a sociable chat"; "a sociable conversation"; "Americans are sociable and gregarious"
2.forthcoming - of the relatively near futureforthcoming - of the relatively near future; "the approaching election"; "this coming Thursday"; "the forthcoming holidays"; "the upcoming spring fashions"
future - yet to be or coming; "some future historian will evaluate him"
3.forthcoming - available when required or as promised; "federal funds were not forthcoming"
available - obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service; "kept a fire extinguisher available"; "much information is available through computers"; "available in many colors"; "the list of available candidates is unusually long"

forthcoming

adjective
1. approaching, coming, expected, future, imminent, prospective, impending, upcoming his opponents in the forthcoming election
2. available, ready, accessible, at hand, in evidence, obtainable, on tap (informal) They promised that the money would be forthcoming.
3. communicative, open, free, informative, expansive, sociable, chatty, talkative, unreserved He was very forthcoming in court.

forthcoming

adjective
In the relatively near future:
Translations
قادِم، مُقْبِلمُسْتَعِد للمُساعَده والكلام
blížící senastávajícíotevřenýsdílný
foreståendeimødekommendekommende
avoinavomielinensaatavillaulottuvilla
közeledõmegjelenés alatti
komandisamræîufús
gaidāmaisizpalīdzīgsnākamaispretimnākošs
nastávajúci

forthcoming

[fɔːθˈkʌmɪŋ] ADJ
1. (= future) [event, election] → próximo; [weeks, months] → venidero; [book] → de próxima publicación; [film] → de próximo estreno; [album] → de próxima aparición
their forthcoming marriagesu próximo enlace
"forthcoming titles""libros mpl en preparación"
2. (= available) no explanation was forthcomingno dieron ninguna explicación
he shot her a desperate look but no help was forthcomingle lanzó una mirada de desesperación pero no obtuvo ninguna ayuda
no answer was forthcomingno hubo respuesta
if funds are forthcomingsi nos facilitan fondos
3. (= open) [person] → comunicativo
he's not forthcoming with strangersno es muy comunicativo or abierto con los desconocidos
you could have been more forthcoming with informationpodrías haber sido más generoso con la información
to be forthcoming about or on sthmostrarse comunicativo con respecto a algo
he wasn't very forthcoming about itdijo poco sobre el asuntose mostró poco comunicativo al respecto

forthcoming

[ˌfɔːrθˈkʌmɪŋ] adj
(= imminent) [event] → prochain(e)
(= available) → disponible
to be forthcoming → être disponible
(= talkative) → ouvert(e), communicatif/ive

forthcoming

adj (form)
attr (= imminent) event, visitbevorstehend; album, bookin Kürze erscheinend; film, playin Kürze anlaufend; a leaflet detailing the month’s forthcoming eventseine Broschüre mit einer Programmvorschau für den Monat; forthcoming books/titlesgeplante Neuerscheinungen pl; our forthcoming titles for next yearTitel, die nächstes Jahr erscheinen; “forthcoming attractions” (outside theatre/cinema) → demnächst in diesem Theater/Kino“
(= available) to be forthcoming (money, funds)zur Verfügung gestellt werden; (evidence)geliefert werden; (aid, support)geleistet werden; (details)bekannt werden; not to be forthcoming (evidence, aid, support)ausbleiben
(= communicative) personmitteilsam; to be forthcoming on or about somethingoffen über etw (acc)reden; not to be forthcoming on or about somethingsich über etw (acc)zurückhalten

forthcoming

[ˌfɔːθˈkʌmɪŋ] adj (event, election) → prossimo/a; (film) → che sta per uscire, imminente; (book) → di prossima pubblicazione; (character) → aperto/a, comunicativo/a
if help is forthcoming → se c'è chi è disposto ad aiutare
he wasn't very forthcoming about it → non sembrava molto disposto a parlarne

forthcoming

(foːθˈkamiŋ) adjective
1. happening or appearing soon. forthcoming events.
2. (of a person) open and willing to talk. She wasn't very forthcoming about her work; not a very forthcoming personality.

forthcoming

a. venidero-a; disponible.
References in classic literature ?
If a young man with an idea can once get Jim Burden's attention, can manage to accompany him when he goes off into the wilds hunting for lost parks or exploring new canyons, then the money which means action is usually forthcoming.
Hester saw and recognized the selfsame faces of that group of matrons, who had awaited her forthcoming from the prison-door seven years ago; all save one, the youngest and only compassionate among them, whose burial-robe she had since made.
The boys addressed responded the invariable "Yes, Mas'r," for ages the watchword of poor Africa; but it's to be owned they did not look particularly cheerful; they had their various little prejudices in favor of wives, mothers, sisters, and children, seen for the last time,--and though "they that wasted them required of them mirth," it was not instantly forthcoming.
3--to ask him to let you read the manuscript of his forthcoming book.
Aunt Sarah flew to the pantry or cellar whenever Rebecca's slim little shape first appeared on the crest of the hill, and a jelly tart or a frosted cake was sure to be forthcoming.
Rain or shine, work or no work, at the end of each week the money must be forthcoming, or I must give up my privilege.
It would not have surprised Miss Garth if she had discovered her pupil in the act of making terms with the manager for her forthcoming appearance in a public theater.
Let him live outside his income, or shirk the resolute honest work that brings wages, and he will presently find himself dreaming of a possible benefactor, a possible simpleton who may be cajoled into using his interest, a possible state of mind in some possible person not yet forthcoming.
I had spent a horrible day, for, after reading in a morning paper the announcement of a forthcoming marriage between Christine and the Vicomte de Chagny, I wondered whether, after all, I should not do better to denounce the monster.
He inquired the cause, but for some time no answer was forthcoming.
This having been done, steps were taken to ransom our three comrades, so as to enable them to quit the bano, and lest, seeing me ransomed and themselves not, though the money was forthcoming, they should make a disturbance about it and the devil should prompt them to do something that might injure Zoraida; for though their position might be sufficient to relieve me from this apprehension, nevertheless I was unwilling to run any risk in the matter; and so I had them ransomed in the same way as I was, handing over all the money to the merchant so that he might with safety and confidence give security; without, however, confiding our arrangement and secret to him, which might have been dangerous.
None of the brown scum that drifted down the Thames after the destruction of Shepperton was examined at the time, and now none is forthcoming.