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future

adjective advancing, anticipated, arriving, close, close at hand, coming, designate, ensuing, eventual, expected, fated, following, forthcoming, imminent, impending, inevitable, later, likely, looked toward, looming, near, near at hand, next, nigh, pending, planned, planned for, posterus, predestined, predicted, probable, scheduled, sequent, subsequent, succeeding, to be, to come, ultimate, upcoming
Associated concepts: after acquired property, future accuired property, future advances, future contingency, fuuure damages, future debt, future earnings, future estates, future expectancy, future interests, future loss of earnings, future payments, future profits, future services
See also: forthcoming, imminent, potential, prospective, subsequent
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In their daily contacts they saw the plight of thousands of young Iraqis who had fled there with their families, safe now but unable to work or complete their schooling, left idle and futureless.
Or would that be my sinister agenda of pushing through these pages for lasting and sustainable green jobs for Coventry, rather than favouring this futureless airport?
Deprived of masculine role models, except for a mouth-breather named Todd, a twenty-something neighborhood thug, Beavis and Butthead were hopeless figures: futureless metalhead high schoolers, divested of any sense of their own histories, ignorant to the core.
While his father was wooing widows, Morris had a series of futureless one-date dates with men who were woefully wrong for him.
Reader, there are: look no further than the most recent public example of duplicitous double-speak, the right-wing "think tank" and its plan to shift we lumpen and futureless proletariat from Tyne and Wear and Merseyside down to London, Oxford and Cambridge.
Clinical experience of futureless closed hemorrhoidectomy with liga suture.
When sweet and bitter mingled together, no reed was plaited, no rushes muddied the water, the gods were nameless, natureless, futureless.
If Mailer's collective is 'futureless', West explains to Jim that the 'answer to infection' or at least the answer he gave to a soldier named Jones who was ready to commit suicide because he and his fellow soldiers could only see such a futureless state of being for themselves: 'I promised them women .
Not my "goodness," not my innocence, just yesterday's futureless let-it-be vacancy--the self who couldn't conceivably say make it happen.
This sequence in titles is: Rodrigo D Futureless (1989), City of God (2002) and Punto y raya (2004).
And we should do so not in a primitive language, but in the much-needed style of writers like yourself, teaching us and showing us the harsh, futureless reality that is the worst side of today's rampant capitalism.
Economic development can be ruthless, by benefiting some at the expense of others; voiceless, by excluding the voice of people; jobless, by creating wealth but not jobs; futureless, by exhausting the next generation's resources; and rootless, by destroying cultural traditions and identities.