pending[ pen-ding ]SEE DEFINITION OF pending
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PENDING
Shall we pray for a second Joshua, arresting the sun, pending deliberation?
The best plan would be to leave it there, pending a favourable moment.
The crisis was pending, and sooner than we expected it came.
I glanced at Joyce, and she at me, then both of us at Pending.
"Of course I'm there," she said; then pending another inspiration she was silent.
Pending the arrival of the uniforms the men had drilled in strange array.
His advices from London told him that a parliamentary crisis was pending.
A bill to enfranchise widows and spinsters was pending in Parliament.
They agreed to the terms and, pending their ratification, raised the siege of Chartres.
That is the pending break-up of the political solidarity of the South.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PENDING
- fat chance
- long shot
- on thin ice
- up for grabs
- betwixt and between
- blowing hot and cold
- hemming and hawing
- in the middle
- of two minds
- on the fence
- running hot and cold
- up in the air