be imminent

See: impend
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A total of nine motor carriers and four commercial drivers have been declared to be imminent hazards to public safety.
Haddadi and Ms Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani may be imminent.
One drawback, though, is that it was developed with a 42-volt architecture in mind, which at the outset of the program looked to be imminent.
Business minister Carwyn Jones said such a debate was not necessary as action did not appear to be imminent.
Ulster Secretary Peter Mandelson hinted at progress and said a positive disarming report may be imminent.