What does interminable mean?

Definitions for interminable
ɪnˈtɜr mə nə bəlin·ter·minable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. endless, eternal, interminable(adj)

    tiresomely long; seemingly without end

    "endless debates"; "an endless conversation"; "the wait seemed eternal"; "eternal quarreling"; "an interminable sermon"

GCIDE

  1. Interminable(a.)

    Without termination; admitting no limit; boundless; endless; wearisomely protracted; as, interminable space or duration; interminable sufferings; an interminable sermon.

    Etymology: [L. interminabilis: cf. F. interminable. See Terminate.]

Wiktionary

  1. interminable(Adjective)

    Existing or occurring without interruption or end; ceaseless, unending.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interminable(adj)

    without termination; admitting no limit; boundless; endless; wearisomely protracted; as, interminable space or duration; interminable sufferings

    Etymology: [L. interminabilis: cf. F. interminable. See Terminate.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Interminable

    in-tėr′min-a-bl, Interminate, in-tėr′min-āt, adj. without termination or limit: boundless: endless.—n. Inter′minableness.—adv. Inter′minably.—Interminate decimal, a decimal conceived as carried to an infinity of places.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interminable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interminable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of interminable in a Sentence

  1. Ann Furedi:

    We can no longer stand back and watch this shameful political gameplay with women's health at a time of national crisis, we will no longer be complicit in government policy of booking bleeding, vomiting women on interminable ferry journeys, putting their health at serious risk.

  2. Matthew Jury:

    There have been outrageous delays to date and it seems as though those delays would simply be interminable, the families are not content to simply wait forever for the inquiry to give a publication date and if (inquiry head John Chilcot) does not impose a timetable ... they will be seeking judicial redress.

  3. Ann Furedi:

    We will no longer be complicit in government policy of booking bleeding, vomiting women on interminable ferry journeys, putting their health at serious risk.

  4. Trent Lott:

    He plays his cards very close to his chest, he is an interminable listener, he may not say much but he’ll just sit there and listen and listen and listen.

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