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American English: /ˈɑnˌkəmɪŋ/
, /ˈɔnˌkəmɪŋ/
British English: /ˈɒnkʌmɪŋ/

Translation of oncoming in Spanish:

adjective before noun

  • 1
    que viene en dirección contraria
    Example sentences
    • Anyone who has rushed to get across a Hong Kong street in front of oncoming traffic knows that moving on two feet can be dangerous here.
    • The suicidal Beatrice who is now ready to step intentionally in front of an oncoming car picks out a man across the street to focus her resolve.
    • His 22-year-old brother was thrown in front of an oncoming car, which narrowly missed him after the driver swerved.
  • 2
    que viene or se aproxima
    Example sentences
    • In a descriptive passage that recalls Pickthall's poetry, the story attributes a pre-verbal understanding of the signs of the oncoming winter to both men.
    • She smiled wryly to herself, thinking that perhaps he, like the local songbirds and crows, had flown south to avoid the oncoming winter.
    • Most of the wildlife was preparing for the oncoming winter.
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