Meaning of “open-ended” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “open-ended” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"open-ended" in Business English

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uk /ˌəʊpənˈendɪd/ us

US also open-end without an end date or planned way of ending:

Several of the transit worker unions have stated that their strike would be open-ended.
They employ their temporary workers on open-ended contracts.
an open-ended approach/commitment/response Private business cannot be expected to enter into an open-ended commitment to fund any cost overruns.
open-ended discussions

FINANCE →  open-end

used to describe a question that cannot be answered with 'yes' or 'no':

an open-ended item/question/survey The survey included an open-ended question asking employees what advice they would give to management.

(Definition of “open-ended” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)