forthcoming
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forthcoming
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (occurring soon)
a. próximo
The forthcoming election is sure to be a historic event.Las próximas elecciones serán, con toda seguridad, un evento histórico.
The Irish actor refused to give any details about his forthcoming movie during the interview.El actor irlandés se rehusó a dar detalles acerca de su próxima película durante la entrevista.
b. venidero
There will be a series of free concerts in the forthcoming weeks.Habrá una serie de conciertos gratuitos en semanas venideras.
c. de próxima aparición (publication)
The band's forthcoming release is expected to be the best-selling album of the summer.Se espera que el disco de próxima aparición de la banda sea el álbum más vendido del verano.
2. (cooperative)
a. comunicativo
The suspect in custody was very forthcoming once he realized the evidence against him.El sospechoso detenido se mostró muy comunicativo una vez que se dio cuenta de las pruebas que había contra él.
3. (accessible)
a. disponible
Many people will die if there is no forthcoming aid from other countries.Muchas personas morirán si no hay ayuda disponible de otros países.
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forthcoming
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (imminent; election)
a. próximo(a)
2. (book)
a. de próxima aparición
3. (available)
a.
no money/help was forthcomingno había dinero/ayuda disponible
4. (informative)
a. comunicativo(a)
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forthcoming [fɔːθˈkʌmɪŋ]
adjective
1 (future) [+event, election] próximo; [+weeks, months] venidero; [+book] de próxima publicación; [+film] de próximo estreno; [+album] de próxima aparición
Has the news about your forthcoming promotion to major gone to your head? list any additional changes you plan to make in the forthcoming months song was to be released as the next single from his forthcoming album captain for the forthcoming season a list of forthcoming events
their forthcoming marriage su próximo enlace; "forthcoming titles" "libros (m) en preparación"
2 (available)
no explanation was forthcoming no dieron ninguna explicación; he shot her a desperate look but no help was forthcoming le lanzó una mirada de desesperación pero no obtuvo ninguna ayuda; no answer was forthcoming no hubo respuesta; if funds are forthcoming si nos facilitan fondos
With no movie offers forthcoming, he ponders a return to the stage if help is forthcoming
3 (open) [+person] comunicativo
he's not forthcoming with strangers no es muy comunicativo or abierto con los desconocidos
She was beginning to sound less forthcoming and friendly, more suspicious In court he had to be more forthcoming with Mr Ferguson and admit to a relationship Well, Janet, has he been more forthcoming with you than with me? I'm being as forthcoming with you all as we have been with the Iraqis George could have been more forthcoming with congressional investigators he was less forthcoming yesterday: "It's got nothing to do with anyone else"
you could have been more forthcoming with information podrías haber sido más generoso con la información; to be forthcoming about or on sth mostrarse comunicativo con respecto a algo; he wasn't very forthcoming about it dijo poco sobre el asunto; se mostró poco comunicativo al respecto
she was not very forthcoming about where Lynda had gone
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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