- An example of forthcoming is a party that is going to happen tomorrow.
- An example of forthcoming is a person who tells his life story to anyone he meets.
The definition of forthcoming refers to something that is about to happen, or to someone who is willing to openly share information.
- about to appear; approaching: the author's forthcoming book
- available or ready when needed: the promised help was not forthcoming
- friendly, communicative, outgoing, etc.
- open; frank; direct
a coming forth; approach
- About to appear or take place; approaching: the forthcoming elections.
- 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.
The act or an instance of coming forth.
(comparative more forthcoming, superlative most forthcoming)
forth- + coming