to-be

to-be

(to͞o-bē′)
adj.
That is to be; future. Often used postpositively and in combination: a graduate-to-be.
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to-be′



adj.
future; soon to be as specified: bride-to-be.
[1590–1600]
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Translations

to-be

adjzukünftig; the bride-to-bedie zukünftige Braut; the husband-to-beder zukünftige Mann; the mother-to-bedie werdende Mutter
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