Synonyms for indeterminate

Synonyms for (adj) indeterminate

Synonyms: indeterminate

Definition: not leading to a definite ending or result

Usage: an indeterminate campaign

Similar words: inconclusive

Definition: not conclusive; not putting an end to doubt or question

Usage: an inconclusive reply; inconclusive evidence; the inconclusive committee vote

Synonyms: indeterminate

Definition: not capable of being determined

Usage: the indeterminate number of plant species in the jungle

Similar words: undeterminable, indeterminable

Definition: not capable of being definitely decided or ascertained

Synonyms: undetermined, indeterminate

Definition: not precisely determined or established; not fixed or known in advance

Usage: of indeterminate age; a zillion is a large indeterminate number; an indeterminate point of law; the influence of environment is indeterminate; an indeterminate future

Similar words: cost-plus

Definition: determining payment based on the actual cost of production plus an agreed-upon fee or rate of profit

Usage: a cost-plus government contract

Similar words: open-ended

Definition: allowing for a spontaneous response

Usage: an open-ended question

Synonyms: indeterminate

Definition: having a capacity for continuing to grow at the apex

Usage: an indeterminate stem

Similar words: racemose

Definition: having stalked flowers along an elongated stem that continue to open in succession from below as the stem continues to grow

Usage: lilies of the valley are racemose

Synonyms: indeterminate

Definition: of uncertain or ambiguous nature

Usage: the equivocal (or indeterminate) objects painted by surrealists

Similar words: equivocal, ambiguous

Definition: open to two or more interpretations; or of uncertain nature or significance; or (often) intended to mislead

Usage: an equivocal statement; the polling had a complex and equivocal (or ambiguous) message for potential female candidates; the officer's equivocal behavior increased the victim's uneasiness; popularity is an equivocal crown; an equivocal response to an embarrassing question

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