Definitions of promising

  1. Looking as if likely to turn out well. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Affording just grounds for expectation of good; giving tokens of future good. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3. showing possibility of achievement or excellence; "a promising young man" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. of Promise Newage Dictionary DB
  5. Making a promise or promises; affording hope or assurance; as, promising person; a promising day. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. Affording ground for hope or expectation. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Affording just expectations of good or reasonable grounds of hope. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for promising

  1. I then withdrew from the humble home of the widow and her only child, promising to see them again in the morning. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. And now, in his opinion, everything looked very promising – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher