future future  /ˈfju tʃər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the time yet to come
  2. (n) a verb tense that expresses actions or states in the future
  3. (n) bulk commodities bought or sold at an agreed price for delivery at a specified future date
  4. (adj) yet to be or coming
  5. (adj) effective in or looking toward the future
  6. (adj) (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving
  7. (adj) a verb tense or other formation referring to events or states that have not yet happened

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Usage(s):

  1. PTI Digital reports on the future of fun.
  2. They did note that the Internet, like electricity, is insinuating itself in ways that make the future unthinkable without it.
  3. There has to be for this country to have accomplished all it's accomplished and for its future.

News

  1. Future 50 winners announced

    The Future 50 program recognizes companies within the seven-county Milwaukee region that have grown significantly in both revenue and employment and are locally owned and operated for at least three years.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Small Business Times

  2. Future American Power Rankings

    You've seen the college football future power rankings. Let's take that to another level here, using the eye test to look at how this conference is set up in the years to come. 1) Cincinnati. With at least a share of four of the past five conference titles, and with a proven coach in Tommy Tuberville aboard, the Bearcats are the class of the conference. 2) UCF. The most ready-made of the ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  3. Future Retail slumps on fashion brands spinoff

    Reuters Market Eye - Shares in Future Retail(FURE.NS) fall as much as 42.8 percent as Friday marks the first day in which the stock starts trading after the retailer's fashion brands were spun off into ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "Staying in Atlanta provides the best opportunity to win today and in the future," he said. "My five years with the Hawks have been the best of my career, and I look forward to my teammates and I trying to reach our ultimate goal together,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Joe Johnson Source: The Associated Press

  2. Citing a desire to spend more time with his family, King said "I'm looking forward to the future and what my next chapter will bring, but for now it's time to hang up my nightly suspenders."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Larry King Source: Us Magazine

  3. "These changes are crucial to drive future growth and realize the promise of being a global health care leader for the long term," Chairman and Chief Executive Richard T. Clark said in a press release.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Richard Clark Source: Wall Street Journal

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