noun see indefinite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Indefiniteness — In*def i*nite*ness, n. The quality of being indefinite. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indefiniteness — index ambiguity, confusion (ambiguity), doubt (indecision), indistinctness, perpetuity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. W …   Law dictionary

  • indefiniteness — neapibrėžtis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. indefiniteness; indeterminacy; uncertainty vok. Unbestimmtheit, f rus. неопределенность, f pranc. incertitude, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • indefiniteness — indefinite ► ADJECTIVE 1) not clearly expressed or defined; vague. 2) lasting for an unknown or unstated length of time. 3) Grammar (of a word, inflection, or phrase) not determining the person or thing referred to. DERIVATIVES indefinitely… …   English terms dictionary

  • indefiniteness — See indefinitely. * * * …   Universalium

  • indefiniteness — noun The characteristic of being indefinite …   Wiktionary

  • indefiniteness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being ambiguous: ambiguity, ambiguousness, cloudiness, equivo calness, nebulousness, obscureness, obscurity, uncertainty, unclearness, vagueness. See CLEAR …   English dictionary for students

  • indefiniteness — in def·i·nite·ness || ɪn defɪnɪtnɪs n. absence of precise definition; vagueness, indistinctness; lack of limits infiniteness; uncertainty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • indefiniteness — in·def·i·nite·ness …   English syllables

  • indefiniteness — See: indefinite …   English dictionary

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