imminently imminently  /ˈɪ mə nənt li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an imminent manner

Usage(s):

  1. The FBI is working to build a stronger case against the pair, and terrorism-related charges are expected imminently.
  2. Just last fall he seemed imminently beatable, after several ballot initiatives he championed were overwhelming rejected.
  3. Max is clerking for a federal judge and Kelly is imminently going to Romania for a Christian charity.

News

  1. Whelan expecting to announce new Wigan manager on Friday

    The Latics chairman has been interviewing candidates all week following massive interest in the position and is hoping to announce Roberto Martinez's successor imminently.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Goal.com via Yahoo! Sports

  2. With the U.S. Supreme Court Poised to Decide on a Seminal Affirmative Action Case, Kaplan Test Prep Survey Finds That ...

    With a U.S. Supreme Court decision on a high-profile affirmative action case due imminently, a new Kaplan Test Prep survey shows that a majority of future college students value racial diversity in their own campus experience.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. BLOG: Nintendo Direct @E3 - Tune In Now

    Rise and shine, it's Nintendo Direct time! Hey, esteemed readers. E3 2013 begins today, but before the show gets going, Nintendo will air their special Nintendo Direct @E3 presentation to show off their upcoming games for 3DS and Wii U.  It's kicking off imminently, so this is just a reminder that you can keep completely up to date with all the announcements and new details about every single ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nintendo World Report

Quotes

  1. Announcing the reduced terrorism threat level, Home Secretary Jacqui Smith said there was "no intelligence to suggest that an attack is expected imminently" but that "there remains a serious and real threat against the United Kingdom."
    on Jul 4, 2007 By: Jacqui Smith Source: Washington Post

  2. "Given that you have allowed members of the cabinet to speculate openly that an election is to be called imminently, I am asking you today to give the necessary instructions for such meetings to begin immediately," wrote Mr Cameron. "I would...
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: David Cameron Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. On Thursday, Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the US, Prince Turki al-Faisal, said current crude oil prices were "acceptable and imminently fair."
    on Dec 7, 2006 By: Turki al-Faisal Source: International Herald Tribune

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