A woman coming towards the camera.
- The definition of coming is arriving or happening next, or having a lot of potential.
- An example of coming used as an adjective is in the phrase "this coming Saturday," which means the next Saturday.
- An example of coming used as an adjective is in the phrase "a coming model," which means a model who seems as though she will succeed in the business.
- Coming means an arrival.
An example of a coming is when Christ comes back to earth; the second coming.
- approaching; immediately next: this coming Tuesday
- showing promise of being successful, popular, or important: a coming young actor, the coming thing
have (something) coming to one
where someone is coming from
- Approaching; forthcoming; next: the coming season; a coming report on arms limitation.
- Showing promise of fame or success.
- Present participle of come.
come + -ing
- Approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next.
- We expect great things from you this coming year.
- She will have two or three paintings in the coming exhibition.
- When he was fired, nobody was surprised or upset because they thought he had it coming.
- Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.
- Ergonomic wallets are the coming thing.
From Middle English present participle of comen