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Synonyms for futureˈfyu tʃər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. future, hereafter, futurity, time to come(noun)

    the time yet to come

    Synonyms:
    time to come, future tense, afterlife, hereafter, future, futurity

    Antonyms:
    past, past times, yesteryear, retrospective, ago, gone, prehistoric, ult, quondam(a), medieval, previous(a), other(a), present(a), instant, former(a), departed, recent, agone, late(a), immediate, foregone, knightly, onetime(a), olden, bypast, ancient, bygone, latter-day, ultimo, then(a), one-time(a), sometime(a), historic, outgoing, prehistorical, early(a), existing, erstwhile(a), old, chivalric, inst, last(a), historical

  2. future, future tense(noun)

    a verb tense that expresses actions or states in the future

    Synonyms:
    time to come, future tense, hereafter, future, futurity

    Antonyms:
    yesteryear, past times, past, foregone, recent, chivalric, former(a), medieval, bypast, erstwhile(a), instant, ago, present(a), historic, olden, retrospective, last(a), knightly, late(a), ultimo, latter-day, inst, early(a), prehistoric, outgoing, onetime(a), other(a), immediate, gone, departed, bygone, agone, one-time(a), historical, quondam(a), prehistorical, previous(a), ult, existing, then(a), sometime(a), old, ancient

  3. future(adj)

    bulk commodities bought or sold at an agreed price for delivery at a specified future date

    Synonyms:
    time to come, future tense, hereafter, futurity

    Antonyms:
    past, past times, yesteryear, prehistorical, late(a), historic, sometime(a), agone, former(a), historical, chivalric, medieval, olden, one-time(a), foregone, departed, old, bypast, gone, ancient, knightly, ultimo, quondam(a), present(a), inst, other(a), instant, ult, latter-day, erstwhile(a), then(a), previous(a), ago, recent, existing, immediate, prehistoric, early(a), retrospective, last(a), bygone, onetime(a), outgoing

  4. future(adj)

    yet to be or coming

    "some future historian will evaluate him"

    Synonyms:
    future(a), succeeding(a), next

    Antonyms:
    past times, past, yesteryear, late(a), prehistorical, foregone, medieval, retrospective, previous(a), onetime(a), one-time(a), sometime(a), former(a), other(a), immediate, latter-day, bygone, recent, departed, existing, present(a), gone, early(a), instant, ultimo, quondam(a), agone, knightly, chivalric, historic, prehistoric, ult, bypast, ago, historical, erstwhile(a), old, last(a), then(a), inst, ancient, olden, outgoing

  5. future(adj)

    effective in or looking toward the future

    "he was preparing for future employment opportunities"

    Synonyms:
    future(a), succeeding(a), next

    Antonyms:
    yesteryear, past times, past, sometime(a), ancient, existing, outgoing, retrospective, onetime(a), inst, other(a), prehistoric, foregone, medieval, bygone, chivalric, ultimo, gone, historic, knightly, early(a), old, olden, one-time(a), then(a), bypast, former(a), quondam(a), ago, recent, instant, departed, late(a), last(a), immediate, previous(a), historical, agone, latter-day, erstwhile(a), ult, prehistorical, present(a)

  6. future(a), next, succeeding(a)(adj)

    (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving

    "our next president"

    Antonyms:
    past, past times, yesteryear, sometime(a), olden, late(a), other(a), medieval, ancient, present(a), old, early(a), bypast, previous(a), ultimo, prehistorical, gone, then(a), historical, agone, former(a), onetime(a), latter-day, instant, quondam(a), inst, outgoing, chivalric, ago, bygone, prehistoric, knightly, existing, departed, foregone, erstwhile(a), recent, retrospective, one-time(a), last(a), immediate, ult, historic

  7. future(adj)

    a verb tense or other formation referring to events or states that have not yet happened

    "future auxiliary"

    Synonyms:
    future(a), succeeding(a), next

    Antonyms:
    past times, past, yesteryear, historical, sometime(a), bypast, previous(a), prehistorical, medieval, former(a), onetime(a), late(a), outgoing, inst, knightly, erstwhile(a), one-time(a), early(a), old, gone, latter-day, other(a), quondam(a), chivalric, immediate, present(a), ultimo, bygone, last(a), foregone, prehistoric, departed, then(a), existing, recent, ult, retrospective, agone, olden, instant, historic, ancient, ago

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. future(n.)

    Synonyms:
    futurity, time to come

  2. future(a.)

    Synonyms:
    coming, to come, yet to be, that will be

  3. future(a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Gram.) denoting futurity


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