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interminable

Saltos de línea: in|ter¦min|able
Pronunciación: /ɪnˈtəːmɪnəb(ə)l
 
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Definición de interminable en inglés:

adjetivo

Endless or apparently endless (often used hyperbolically): we got bogged down in interminable discussions
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There was the usual interminable discussion about it at half time and afterwards.
  • It was the interminable non-story about some guy's grad night woes that finally blew my patience out the back door.
  • At least this would be less boring than those interminable slide shows he gave us in days gone by.
Sinónimos
monotonous, tedious, wearisome, boring, long-winded, long-drawn-out, overlong, rambling, meandering, laborious, ponderous
literary myriad, legion
rare innumerous, unnumberable

Origen

late Middle English: from Old French, or from late Latin interminabilis, from in- 'not' + terminare (see terminate).

Derivados

interminableness

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Funny that we liken that sort of interminableness to fair ground rides.
  • By this time, I was about to have flashbacks to the interminableness of the opening ceremonies, especially when I saw the next program item was greetings from about 10 politicians.
  • I don't mean boring interminableness or even passive open-endedness, but a deep, intense wish not to come to an end, a wish so strong it transmits itself to us as a conviction.

interminably

2
adverbio
Example sentences
  • You can't continue this process interminably.
  • And as hospitals grow technologically, this problem repeats itself interminably.
  • The movie plods on seemingly interminably, but always interestingly.

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