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Meaning of “up in the air” in the English Dictionary

"up in the air" in British English

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up in the air

If a ​matter is up in the air, it is ​uncertain, often because other ​matters have to be ​decided first: The ​wholefuture of the ​project is still up in the air.
(Definition of up in the air from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"up in the air" in American English

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up in the air

uncertain and with an ​unknownresult: The ​wholefuture of the ​project is still up in the ​air.
(Definition of up in the air from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “up in the air”
in Chinese (Simplified) 悬而未决…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懸而未決…
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