Definition of interminable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪnˈtɜːmɪnəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈtɜːrmɪnəbl//
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lasting a very long time and therefore boring or annoying synonym endless an interminable speech/wait/discussion The drive seemed interminable. Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French, or from late Latin interminabilis, from in- ‘not’ + terminare (from terminus ‘end, boundary’).Extra examples The flight seemed interminable. It took an interminable time. It was a day of interminable meetings. There were the usual interminable speeches.
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