sine die


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si·ne di·e

 (sī′nĭ dī′ē, sĭn′ā dē′ā′)
adv.
Without a day specified for a future meeting; indefinitely: Parliament was dismissed sine die.

[Medieval Latin : Latin sine, without + Latin diē, ablative of diēs, day.]

sine die

(ˈsaɪnɪ ˈdaɪɪ)
adv, adj
(Law) without a day fixed: an adjournment sine die.
[literally: without a day]

si•ne di•e

(ˈsaɪ ni ˈdaɪ i, ˈsɪn eɪˈdi eɪ)
adv.
without fixing a day for future action or meeting: The assembly adjourned sine die.
[1605–15; < Latin]

sine die

A Latin phrase meaning without a day, used to mean with no set time limit.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sine die - without a date fixed (as of an adjournment)
Translations

sine die

adv to adjourn sine dieauf unbestimmte Zeit vertagen
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