What does undetermined mean?

Definitions for undetermined

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undetermined(adj)

    not yet having been ascertained or determined

    "of undetermined species"

  2. indeterminate, undetermined(adj)

    not precisely determined or established; not fixed or known in advance

    "of indeterminate age"; "a zillion is a large indeterminate number"; "an indeterminate point of law"; "the influence of environment is indeterminate"; "an indeterminate future"

  3. open, undecided, undetermined, unresolved(adj)

    not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought

    "an open question"; "our position on this bill is still undecided"; "our lawsuit is still undetermined"


  1. undetermined(Adjective)

    Not determined; not settled; not decided.

  2. undetermined(Adjective)

    Not limited; not defined; indeterminate.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undetermined

    un-de-tėr′mind, adj. not determined or settled: not defined.—adjs. Undeter′minable, indeterminable; Undeter′minate, indeterminate.—ns. Undeter′minateness; Undeterminā′tion.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undetermined in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undetermined in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nicole Elliot:

    It will be so tough to lose him shortly, so I decided to take the time he has left (which is undetermined, but not guessed to be very long,) and make it as happy as I can.

  2. Mark Sheridan:

    The request is that either the attorney general or the prosecutor's office reopen the investigation and that the acting state medical examiner change the manner of death from 'suicide' to 'undetermined,'.

  3. Nathan Parsons:

    The collision was caused, for unknown reasons, by the (FedEx truck) driver's unsafe turning movement, and although fatigue or an undetermined medical condition may have contributed, there is no conclusive evidence.

  4. Marcela Rodriguez-Farrelly:

    Ensuring people have birth certificates is a key prevention against statelessness. An undetermined nationality creates a risk of statelessness, this is an invisible situation. If you don't have a birth certificate, you can't access your rights.

  5. Caterina Heyck Puyana:

    Towards the end of last year we began investigating the possible disappearance and dismemberment of an undetermined number of people at La Modelo prison in Bogota, the victims were inmates, visitors and people who had nothing to do with the prison. Their remains were thrown into the drain pipes of the sewer system.

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