Definition of propinquant in English:

propinquant

Pronunciation /prəˈpɪŋkw(ə)nt/

adjective

(also propinquent)
literary

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Adams (1583–1652), Church of England clergyman. From classical Latin propinquant-, propinquāns, present participle of propinquāre.