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indefinitely
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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Definition an unspecified, but long period of time; or forever
  • I observed that the latter always spoke of himself indefinitely, as 'a man', and seldom or never in the first person singular.
    Chapters 22-24 (89% in)
  • Our dinner had been indefinitely postponed; but it was growing so late, that my aunt had ordered it to be got ready, when she gave a sudden alarm of donkeys, and to my consternation and amazement, I beheld Miss Murdstone, on a side-saddle, ride deliberately over the sacred piece of green, and stop in front of the house, looking about her.
    Chapters 13-15 (60% in)
  • Upon my honour,' said Mr. Micawber, indefinitely kissing his hand and bowing with his genteelest air, 'I do Homage to Miss Wickfield!
    Chapters 37-39 (67% in)

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