Future - (v. i.) That is to be or come hereafter; that will exist at any time after the present; as, the next moment is future, to the present.
Future - (a.) Time to come; time subsequent to the present (as, the future shall be as the present); collectively, events that are to happen in time to come.
Future - (a.) The possibilities of the future; -- used especially of prospective success or advancement; as, he had great future before him.
Future - (a.) A future tense.
Futureless - (a.) Without prospect of betterment in the future.
Futurely - (adv.) In time to come.
Future - —adj. 1 about to happen, be, or become. 2 a of time to come. B gram. (of a tense) describing an event yet to happen. —n. 1 time to come. 2 future events. 3 future condition of a person, country, etc. 4 prospect of success etc. (no future in it). 5 gram. Future tense. 6 (in pl.) Stock exch. Goods etc. Sold for future delivery. in future from now onwards. [latin futurus future part. Of sum be]
Future perfect - n. Gram. Tense giving the sense ‘will have done’.
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