Origin of interminableOld French from Late Latin interminabilis: see in- and terminable
An example of something that would be described as interminable is a five-hour long, very boring meeting.
(comparative more interminable, superlative most interminable)
From Middle French interminable, from Late Latin interminabilis
- She cried for what seemed like an interminable time.
- After an interminable wait a human voice interrupted.
- The next eight years of the war were in some respects the most astonishing period of its interminable length.
- In fact the peace of Copenhagen came as a welcome break in an interminable series of disasters and humiliations.
- " The interminable feuds of tribes, conducted on the theory of blood-revenge,.