Definition Of imminent
about to happen.
they were in imminent danger of being swept away
Example Of imminent
A falcon with regard to an expected visitor indicates imminent news or arrival.
A focal point in the town at any time, it currently demands extra attention, flowing at a remarkably fast 12 miles per hour, its banks threatening to burst imminently .
A number of groups are trying to save our lighthouses in the face of this imminent threat.
An imminent merger means that his colleagues are all threatened with redundancy.
And that was supported by a Downing Street spokesman who added: ‘It is still a live option but don't expect a decision imminently .’