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Definition of Imminent


  1. Threatening to occur immediately; near at hand; impending; -- said especially of misfortune or peril.
  2. Full of danger; threatening; menacing; perilous.
  3. (With upon) Bent upon; attentive to.

Imminent Quotations

Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Frank Lloyd Wright

Theatre is a series of insurmountable obstacles on the road to imminent disaster.
Tom Stoppard

The ability to diagnose an imminent heart attack has long been considered the holy grail of cardiovascular medicine.
Eric Topol

I want to tell you what it was really like to think death is imminent, but I can't. It's a taste in your mouth. And an emptiness.
Aaron Huey

Personal disintegration remains always an imminent danger.
Christopher Lasch
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Imminent Translations

imminent in German is bevorstehend, drohende
imminent in Latin is praestans prestans
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