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The future - synonyms or related words

the future

noun

the time that follows the present time

destiny

noun

the things that you will do, or the type of person that you will become, in the future

tomorrow

noun

the future

futurity

noun

formal future time

morrow

noun

an old word meaningtomorrow

tomorrow

noun

the day after today

the future

noun

events that have not yet taken place

the shape of things to come

the type of situation that you can expect in the future

futurity

noun

formal a future event

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moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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