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promising

prom·is·ing

promising

 
pronunciation:
pra mih sIng
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part of speech: adjective
definition: seeming likely to succeed or turn out well in the future.
She is one of the most promising players at the basketball camp.The weather looks promising for our picnic tomorrow.
synonyms:
favorable, hopeful
antonyms:
bleak, ominous
similar words:
best, likely, optimistic, possible, probable, reassuring, rosy
derivation: promisingly (adv.)