endless endless  /ˈɛnd ləs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) tiresomely long; seemingly without end
  2. (adj) infinitely great in number
  3. (adj) having no known beginning and presumably no end
  4. (adj) having the ends united so as to form a continuous whole

Usage(s):

  1. Defining an addiction can be as difficult as breaking the habbits that satisfy your endless cravings.
  2. Photographer Erik Meza rides with the Federal Police in the Mexican capital as they battle a seemingly endless wave of lawlessness.
  3. The process of invention is an endless churn of activity that has little respect for the calendar.

News

  1. Alligator Summer

    This audacious farce features two southern families who have taken refuge in an attic, Anne Frank style, after an endless army of alligators have overrun their town.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. FTC planning to take on patent trolls, hopes to reduce frivolous lawsuits

    Sick of endless patent wars yet? According to the New York Times, so is the Federal Trade Commission. Referencing the usual persons briefed on the matter, the NYT reports that FTC chairwoman Edith Ramirez is preparing to propose an inquiry that will put patent-assertion entities -- companies that exist solely to buy and collect royalties on patents -- under federal scrutiny. If approved, patent ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Engadget

  3. Endless Space: Disharmony settles on June 26

    Ampltude Studios' Endless Space will launch its first premium expansion, Disharmony , on June 26 through Steam. Publisher Iceberg Interactive will also have an English retail version - key-only box with 16 page artbook - two days later. The expansion is priced at 10 in both $ and € Earth currency forms. The Disharmony expansion will add a new faction ("The Harmony") to the 4X strategy game, as ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. Bush said in his May 1 speech on the USS Abraham Lincoln that the war on terrorism "is not over, yet it is not endless," and declared, "We do not know the day of final victory, but we have seen the turning of the tide."
    on Jan 17, 2004 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

  2. "We have to summon the will to break the deadlock that has trapped generations of Israelis and Palestinians in an endless cycle of conflict and suffering," Obama said as he marked his most significant attempt at personal Middle East diplomacy...
    on Sep 22, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: USA Today

  3. "Extremists from inside and outside the country want to stir an endless cycle of violence, and al-Qaida is operating and trying to open new fronts," Cheney said.
    on May 10, 2007 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Washington Post

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