Meaning of INCOMING in English

INCOMING

/in"kum'ing/ , adj.

1. coming in; arriving: the incoming tide.

2. newly arrived or received: incoming mail; incoming orders.

3. succeeding, as an officeholder: the incoming mayor.

4. accruing, as profit.

5. entering, beginning, etc.: all incoming students.

6. Chiefly Brit. immigrant.

7. Scot. ensuing.

n.

8. the act of coming in; arrival; advent: the incoming of spring.

9. Usually, incomings . funds received; revenue.

[ 1275-1325; ME; see IN, COMING ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .