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offing

Synonyms of offing in English:

noun

Phrases

in the offing

1
I knew that a significant change in my life was in the offing
on the way, coming (soon), (close) at hand, near, imminent, in prospect, on the horizon, in the wings, just around the corner, in the air, in the wind, brewing, upcoming, forthcoming;
bound to happen, likely to happen
informal in the cards, coming down the pike

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