The definition of upcoming is something that is happening soon.
An example of upcoming is a wedding happening next month.
Occurring soon; forthcoming.
- Happening or appearing in the relatively near future.
- We are ready for whatever is upcoming.
- The Federal budget lays out government spending for the upcoming budget year.
- coming up
- This design change may also foreshadow the tastes of the upcoming overhaul for the Fiat, which is expected in 2015.
- The couple needs to weigh the financial enormity of the upcoming wedding celebration and starting a home together, while potential wedding guests and family members need to consider travel to the festivities and the costs of wedding gifts.
- Brandon Westlake wandered in and was overjoyed at the news of the upcoming sale.
- The destiny of our nation is riding upon the upcoming election.
- When the phone rang for the fourth time, Dean assumed it was either a call for reservations or more discussion on the upcoming New Jersey wedding plans, but Cynthia held the phone against herself and called to her husband.