HyperDic: incoming

English > 3 senses of the word incoming:
ADJECTIVEallincomingarriving at a place or position
allincomingentering upon a position of office vacated by another
NOUNactincoming, entrance, entering, entry, ingressthe act of entering
incoming > pronunciation
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > incoming: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningArriving at a place or position.
  • "incoming class"
  • "incoming mail"
Attribute ofdirectionThe spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
Narrowerdesignateappointed but not yet installed in office
electelected but not yet installed in office
future, next, succeeding(of elected officers) elected but not yet serving
indirected or bound inward
inbound, inwarddirected or moving inward or toward a center
inflowing, influentFlowing inward
inpouringpouring / pouring / pouring inward
See alsofutureyet to be or coming
OppositeoutgoingLeaving a place or a position
Spanishentrante, nuevo
English > incoming: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningEntering upon a position of office vacated by another.
Example"the incoming president"
OppositeoutgoingRetiring from a position or office
English > incoming: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of entering.
Synonymsentrance, entering, entry, ingress
Narroweradmission, admittanceThe act of admitting someone to enter
entreeThe act of entering
incursionThe act of entering some territory / territory or domain (often in large numbers)
intrusionentrance by force or without permission or welcome
irruptionA sudden violent entrance
penetrationThe act of entering into or through something
registration, enrollment, enrolmentThe act of enrolling / enrolling
BroaderarrivalThe act of arriving at a certain place

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