Definition of impending:
threatening, just, close at hand, shortly, momentary, pending, upcoming, at the earliest/first opportunity, in the short run/term, soon, around the corner, imminent, in no time (at all), at hand, close, any day/moment etc. now.
- approaching (part of speech: verb)
- future (part of speech: adjective)
- ensuing (part of speech: verb)
- "Left Guard Gilbert", Ralph Henry Barbour.
- "The Vultures", Henry Seton Merriman.
- "The Sign of the Spider", Bertram Mitford.