Definition of future adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfjuːtʃə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfjuːtʃər//
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 [only before noun] taking place or existing at a time after the present future generations at a future date future developments in computer software He met his future wife at law school. Word Originlate Middle English: via Old French from Latin futurus, future participle of esse ‘be’ (from the stem fu-, ultimately from a base meaning ‘grow, become’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: future