Definition Of promising
assure someone that one will definitely do, give, or arrange something; undertake or declare that something will happen.
he promised to forward my mail
give good grounds for expecting (a particular occurrence or situation).
forthcoming concerts promise a feast of music from around the world
showing signs of future success.
a promising actor
Example Of promising
A lively exchange of ideas between you and your sweetheart could pave the way to a more promising future.
A number of promising avenues of research are ripe for commercialisation.
Abandoning a promising career as a virtuoso pianist, he became an influential teacher.
Adaptation is a promising sign that American film-makers are still prepared to take risks.
At first glance, it does not seem remotely promising .