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adjective forthcoming pronunciation in American English /fɔrθˈkʌmɪŋ/
  1. 1
    [only before noun] happening or coming soon
    a candidate in the forthcoming Presidential election
    the title track from their forthcoming album
    Forthcoming events include a concert and a trip to the mountains.
  2. 2
    [never before noun] formal provided or available when needed or asked for
    No response was forthcoming.
  3. 3
    [never before noun] helpful and willing to tell you things
    James was more forthcoming than I expected.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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