incoming

Definitions

  • EXAMINATION SERVICE PATROL BOARDING AN INCOMING STEAMER
    EXAMINATION SERVICE PATROL BOARDING AN INCOMING STEAMER
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj incoming entering upon a position of office vacated by another "the incoming president"
    • adj incoming arriving at a place or position "incoming class","incoming mail"
    • n incoming the act of entering "she made a grand entrance"
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: 18% of an Americans income is spent on transportation
    • Incoming Coming in, succeeding, or following, as occupant or possessor; as, in incoming tenant.
    • Incoming Coming in; accruing. "A full incoming profit on the product of his labor."
    • Incoming Income; gain. "Many incomings are subject to great fluctuations."
    • Incoming The act of coming in; arrival. "The incomings and outgoings of the trains."
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: On average Americans spend 18% of their income on transportation
    • n incoming The act of coming in, entering, or arriving.
    • n incoming That which comes in; income; gain; source of revenue.
    • incoming Coming in as an occupant, office-holder, or the like: as, an incoming tenant; the incoming administration.
    • incoming Coming in as the produce of labor, property, or business; accruing.
    • incoming Ensuing: as, the incoming week.
    • ***
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1915, the average annual family income in the United States was $687 a year.
    • adj Incoming coming in, as an occupant: accruing:
    • adj Incoming (Scot.) ensuing, next to follow
    • ***

Quotations

  • Leonard Orr
    Leonard Orr
    “It takes as much imagination to create debt as to create income.”
  • Jane Austen
    Jane%20Austen
    “A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.”
  • E.E. (Edward. E.) Cummings
    E.E.%20%28Edward.%20E.%29%20Cummings
    “I'm living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart.”
  • Robert Frost
    Robert%20Frost
    “There are few sorrows, however poignant, in which a good income is of no avail.”
  • Greek Proverb
    Greek Proverb
    “First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.”
  • William Feather
    William%20Feather
    “Women lie about their age; men lie about their income.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Eng. in and come.

Usage

In literature:

For a girl who has no established income it might result in an enjoyable means of support.
"The Fifth Wheel" by Olive Higgins Prouty
You would be very comfortable with your joint incomes.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
At present there is, on the whole, a negative correlation between size of family and income.
"Applied Eugenics" by Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
We are sorry not to be able to give his own estimate, but, unluckily, he returns no income.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Exuberance is the income yielded by a wise investment of one's vitality.
"The Joyful Heart" by Robert Haven Schauffler
He could no longer live within his income.
"Debit and Credit" by Gustav Freytag
Since Iemon had taken charge of the affairs of Tamiya, its income was usually discounted well beforehand.
"The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari" by James S. De Benneville
Generally speaking, if you live in a big city and your income is about $100 a month, you will pay about $35 to the landlord.
"The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book" by Various
The total income from these two sources would in my opinion just about cover Mr Cruden's various expenses of all kinds.
"Reginald Cruden" by Talbot Baines Reed
The share of St. George's parish now amounts to a capital sum of L5,075, and an income of L1,600.
"Mayfair, Belgravia, and Bayswater" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
***

In poetry:

Of course, his income isn’t large,—
And not too certain—still you thrive
By steering well inside the marge,
And keep your little ones alive.
"Black Lizzie" by Henry Kendall
"When Tom has half his income
Laid by at the year's end,
Poor Ned has ne'er a stiver
That rightly he may spend,
But sponges on a tradesman,
Or borrows from a friend.
"The King Of Brentford’s Testament" by William Makepeace Thackeray
I've murdered Income Taxer Smith,
And now I'm Johnny Jones to you.
I have no home, no kin, no kith,
I do the things I want to do.
No matter though I've not a friend,
I've won to freedom in the end.
"The Mystery Of Mister Smith" by Robert W Service
COMMON ENGLISH VERSION
Some nights are made for courting,
Nights when the new-born moon
Lies like a babe in a cradle of trees
With a noise like the sound of incoming seas
As the young wind whistles a tune.
"Girl To Her Chance-Bairn" by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe
Though skilled in Latin and in Greek,
And earning fifty cents a week,
Such knowledge, and the income, too,
Should teach you better what to do:
The meanest drudges, kept in pay,
Can pocket fifty cents a day.
"To A New England Poet" by Philip Morin Freneau
"I would not steal a penny, for my income's very fair -
I do not want a penny - I have pennies and to spare -
And if I stole a penny from a money-bag or till,
The sin would be enormous - the temptation being NIL.
"Mister William" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Bank-loan funds are designed to appeal to investors who want monthly income at higher yields than are available on cash deposits.
He grabbed money set aside for low-income housing.
With less than two weeks left ahead of New Jersey's budget deadline, Governor Chris Christie and the Democrats, who control the state house, remain at odds over Christie's proposal for a 10 percent income tax cut.
The money will be used to reimburse housing programs, build community facilities and provide assistance to citizens of low and moderate incomes.
Log on at 11 am Tuesday to watch the press conference introducing Nebraska's incoming athletic director, Shawn Eichorst.
International sales increased 30.4% and net income grew 10.5.
The cable companies, the TV networks and incoming team owners alike are taking some risk with the new TV economics of baseball.
Verizon's third-quarter net income climbed 15 percent, driven by the strength of its wireless business.
NEW YORK — Verizon's third-quarter net income climbed 15 percent, driven by the strength of its wireless business.
In its mission of outreach, the free Bookmobile seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.
A fuller measure of poverty by the Census Bureau shows more people living near poverty (not poor, but with incomes below 150% of the poverty line) than the old measure does.
Below is a list of major changes in US income taxes over four decades, and of the presidents who proposed them.
CPS Bureaucrat Salaries and Income Inequality.
Showing annual income after taxes and health insurance premiums for a typical male at age 70, retiring at various ages: If he retired at age 62, he could expect an annual net social income of $17,000.
K- Sea reported operating income of $9.9m, a decrease of $2.1m, or 18%, compared to $12m of operating income for the three months ended September 30, 2007.
***

In science:

Note that the four–momenta of the incoming particles are multiplied with a −1.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
Therefore, the whole topology of a graph is searched recursively and every vertex yields a new color matrix Cfunc depending on the incoming and the two outgoing particles of this vertex (see Tab. 15).
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
The left, right and the incoming particle are denoted as L, R, and I, respectively.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
This is the lowest level class which directly uses the four–momenta of the incoming and outgoing particles.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
Since in this structure not only incoming and outgoing momenta, but also the four-momenta of the propagators are stored, a list of arguments is available as well (compare Pfunc).
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
***