Synonyms for ad infinitum

Grammar : Adj, adv
Spell : ad in-fuh-nahy-tuh m, ad in-
Phonetic Transcription : æd ˌɪn fəˈnaɪ təm, ˌæd ɪn-

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Définition of ad infinitum

Origin :
  • Latin, literally "to infinity" from infinitum "infinity," neuter of adjective infinitus "endless" (see infinite).
  • adj neverending
  • adv to infinity
Example sentences :
  • This tariff of favours and of infamy descends 'ad infinitum'.
  • Extract from : « Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud, Complete » by Lewis Goldsmith
  • We relive and redie and redie and relive, endlessly, ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « The Paliser case » by Edgar Saltus
  • There have been republics (so-called) ad infinitum and ad nauseam.
  • Extract from : « The Arena » by Various
  • If this is also moving, it must be moved by a third, and so on ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy » by Isaac Husik
  • Every mechanical cause has its cause in turn, and so ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « A Critical History of Greek Philosophy » by W. T. Stace
  • And so on, ad infinitum; it is enough to give the hint for the play.
  • Extract from : « Froebel's Gifts » by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • Similarly a woman becomes a "skirt," and so on ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « My Discovery of England » by Stephen Leacock
  • Fall in, and you are expected to stay in, ad infinitum, ad nauseam.
  • Extract from : « The Wit and Humor of America, Volume IV. (of X.) » by Various
  • She would arouse at first a very few, and then a few more, and a few more, and so on ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « Stories by American Authors, Volume 6 » by Various
  • A man might put on a dress, save it, go back and put on another, and so on ad infinitum.
  • Extract from : « Flowers of Freethought » by George W. Foote
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