Meaning of “indefinite” in the English Dictionary

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indefiniteadjective

us /ɪnˈdef·ə·nət/

not exact or not clear; without clear limits:

It was a wonderful opportunity, but it meant leaving family and friends for an indefinite period, perhaps forever.

(Definition of “indefinite” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)