part of speech: noun

definition 1: time that is yet to come.

  • He hopes to become a teacher in the future.

antonyms: past

definition 2: a verb tense that indicates action in a time yet to come.

contrasting words: present


part of speech: adjective

definition: of or taking place in the time yet to come.

  • All future e-mails should be sent to our new e-mail address.

synonyms: anticipated, expected

antonyms: back, past

derivation: futureless (adj.)