- 1 uncountable/no numerable (time ahead) the future el futuro the technologists/consumers of the future los tecnólogos/consumidores del futuro in the future en el futuro in the near future en un futuro próximo that is all still (very much) in the future eso está todavía por verse in the distant future en un futuro lejano in the not too distant future en un futuro no muy lejano in future de ahora en adelanteMore example sentences
- It is difficult to envision a plan for the future without visiting moments from the past.
- Draw your own conclusions as to what the future holds once the Government legalises cannabis, which it will.
- No, awful as that picture is, it is just a snapshot of a moment in the near future.
- 2 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (prospects) futuro (m), porvenir (m) a job/an industry with a future un trabajo/una industria con futuro he has a bright future ahead of him tiene un brillante porvenir or futuro por delante there is no future for me in this job no tengo futuro en este trabajo who knows what the future has in store for us! ¡quién sabe qué nos depara el porvenir! to build a future for oneself labrarse un porvenir the future lies in energy conservation la clave del futuro está en la conservación de la energíaMore example sentences
- He still has a bright future ahead of him and is expected to put up a better performance next year.
- It was the kind of shot that also convinces Westwood of the bright future that may lie ahead for the youngster.
- While coming out on the wrong side of the score line today Swinford looks to have a very bright future ahead.
- 3 uncountable/no numerable [Linguistics/Lingüística] futuro (masculine) in the future en (el) futuro
- 4(futures plural)[Finance/Finanzas] futuros (masculine plural) futures contract contrato (masculine) de futuros futures market mercado (masculine) de futuros futures options opciones (feminine plural) de futuros futures trader agente (masculine and feminine) de futurosMore example sentences
- This involves buying and selling futures or options on shares, bonds or currencies.
- Then as soon as the cash market closed, the S&P futures made a new low for the session.
- These banks can deal in futures and options so that they can manage price risks.
adj(before noun/delante del nombre)
- 1.1 [husband/home] futuro at some future time en un futuroMore example sentences
More example sentences1.2 [Linguistics/Lingüística] the future tense el futuro
- Judgements of national interest require prudence, and some concern for the likely trend of future events.
- The future use is likely to be a small-scale residential development.
- It follows a study into the suitability of the buildings and the likely future demand for family services across the city.
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- It has been suggested that his Pitt biography is part of a grand publicity plan to jockey back into position as a future leader.
- In truth it is Davis himself who has been under suspicion for positioning himself as a future leader.
- The agency, however, has been planned to have a movie producer as the future owner of Boyana Film.
- Traditionally, the simple future tense is will or shall followed by the infinitive: will follow.
- Expletive null subjects, for example, can occur freely in the past, present, and future tenses.
- If the question is framed in the future tense, then I understand what conversation we are having.