- incapable of being terminated; unending: an interminable job.
- monotonously or annoyingly protracted or continued; unceasing; incessant: I can't stand that interminable clatter.
- having no limits: an interminable desert.
Origin of interminable
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Examples from the Web for interminability
The chief characteristic of Broadway is its interminability.Your United States
And rueful as the strain was, it helped him assign the pageant a near distance, a middle distance, and then interminability.The Prince of India, Volume I
He lay in a semi-torpor, whose most vivid consciousness was that of mental discomfort and the interminability of time.The Claim Jumpers
Stewart Edward White
- endless or seemingly endless because of monotony or tiresome length
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Word Origin and History for interminability
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