Colin Devroe

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The definition of Indefinite

March 23, 2012

I’ve seen and heard the word ‘indefinite’ used in place of the word ‘forever’. I figured it was time for another realwords intervention.

The definitions of indefinite are as follows.

lasting for an unknown or unstated length of time: they may face indefinite detention

not clearly expressed or defined; vague: their status remains indefinite.

Now you know.