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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Future \Fu"ture\, n. [Cf. F. futur. See Future, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. Time to come; time subsequent to the present (as, the future shall be as the present); collectively, events that are to happen in time to come. "Lay the future open." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. The possibilities of the future; -- used especially of prospective success or advancement; as, he had great future before him. [1913 Webster] 3. (Gram.) A future tense. [1913 Webster] To deal in futures, to speculate on the future values of merchandise or stocks. [Brokers' cant] [1913 Webster]