Thesaurus / oncoming

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He stays with her longer: there is no jostling now; the dexterous servant delays the oncoming stream of guests.

A Young Man's YearAnthony Hope

The cavalcade of the Yellow-Eyes had halted in a compact mass, awaiting the oncoming Indians.

The Way of an IndianFrederic Remington

He knew not how nor why, yet he got his feel of the oncoming event from the gods themselves.

White FangJack London

"It's all up with me and the ship, too," thought Andy as he stood in the small chamber and watched the oncoming of the monster.

Will the oncoming generations who con the story of the life of John Stark listen to the preaching of such an example in vain?

Sword and PenJohn Algernon Owens

She gave no thought to her promise to her uncle, to the chance of the oncoming trains.

Madge Morton's SecretAmy D. V. Chalmers

He bounced back, absorbing his momentum in a twisting motion which left him squarely facing the oncoming pack.

Lady LuckHugh Wiley

The Rani accepted the challenge, rallied her troopers as best she could, and boldly fronted the oncoming force.

She accepts, as a matter of course, that it was all a part of the oncoming termination of his sickness.

Suspended at a height of perhaps two miles from the surface, near the southern edge of the lake, we waited for the oncoming flood.

Edison's Conquest of MarsGarrett Putnam Serviss

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