Example sentences for: imminent

How can you use “imminent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Living in France in the summer of 1939, she rejected the opinion of well-informed people that war was imminent.

  • While such scientific unlikelihood is mentioned in passing in the report, it is easy to take away from the report the feeling that such genetic manipulation will happen and is even imminent.

  • In the case of the tabs, they put ailing celebrities on the cover in the apparent hope of predicting a star's imminent demise.

  • But this would have been considered only if the FBI believed that they were about to carry out an imminent attack.

  • Six "senior employees" of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System wrote to Sir John Browne, the chief executive of BP Amoco, and to three U.S. congressmen, warning of an imminent threat to human life and the Alaskan environment from irresponsible oil operations there, the paper said in its main front-page story.

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