Meaning of offing
Pronunciation: (ô'fing, of'ing), [key]
- the more distant part of the sea seen from the shore, beyond the anchoring ground.
- a position at a distance from shore.
- A wedding is in the offing.
- at a distance but within sight.
- in the projected future; likely to happen:A wedding is in the offing.
- offing (Thesaurus)