indefinitely indefinitely  /ɪn ˈdɛ fə nət li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) to an indefinite extent; for an indefinite time

Usage(s):

  1. Negotiations, indefinitely postponed, apparently broke down on Russia's demands for a naval base at or near Finland's best port, Hang.
  2. In Karachi, Pakistan's biggest city, student unrest prompted the government to close all the schools indefinitely.
  3. Negotiations, indefinitely postponed, apparently broke down on Russia's demands for a naval base at or near Finland's best port, Hang.

News

  1. Pro Baseball Player Suspended Indefinitely After Twitter Rant

    One day after he went on a lengthy Twitter rant, the Chicago Cubs have suspended Ian Stewart indefinitely Stewart was a first-round pick in the 2003 MLB draft. In his Monday tweet rampage, the baseball player lamented being relegated to the minor leagues, criticized Cubs manager Dale Sveum and hinted that the team should release him from his contract — in which case they'd still be obligated to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mashable

  2. Coghlan sidelined indefinitely with back strain

    The results of Chris Coghlan's MRI on Monday showed that the outfielder is suffering from what the Marlins believe to be a lower back strain, sidelining him indefinitely.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

  3. Cubs suspend Stewart indefinitely over Twitter rant

    Cubs suspend Stewart indefinitely over Twitter rant
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS Sports

Quotes

  1. "I have carefully studied the Iraq situation, and believe we cannot continue asking our troops to sacrifice indefinitely while the Iraqi government is not making measurable progress to move its country forward," Domenici said.
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: Pete Domenici Source: ABC News

  2. "In my judgment, the costs and risks of continuing down the current path outweigh the potential benefits that might be achieved," Lugar, R-Ind., said in a Senate floor speech. "Persisting indefinitely with the surge strategy will delay policy...
    on Jun 25, 2007 By: Richard Lugar Source: Forbes

  3. "We remain ready to engage with Iran but the time for action is now. The opportunity will not remain open indefinitely," Secretary Clinton said in a foreign policy speech made Wednesday.
    on Jul 15, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: RTT News

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