pending definition

  • adjective:
    • perhaps not however determined or settled; awaiting summary or confirmation.
    • Impending; imminent.
    • awaiting a conclusion or a confirmation
    • begun although not finished
    • planning to take place; imminent or impending
    • maybe not however determined; in continuance; in suspension system.
    • waiting for conclusion or confirmation
  • preposition:
    • within the procedure for; during.
    • While awaiting; until.
    • While looking forward to something; until.
    • During.
    • Until; waiting for.
  • verb:
    • provide participle of pend.
  • others:
    • based; remaining undecided; not ended: as, a pending suit; while the instance was pending.
    • For the period of the continuance of; during; into the duration covered by: as, pending the fit; pending the settlement.

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