Undetermined in a sentence as an adjective

This is listed as 'undetermined' on Snopes, for what it's worth.

Snowden's status as a "traitor" is as yet undetermined, and until he stands trial for the crimes he's being charged with, we won't know.

We know radioactivity clearly kills at high doses, but the effects of low doses are largely undetermined.

If I search "sedan", chances are I am looking to read about sedans, not jump right to buying an as-of-yet undetermined sedan.

While the completely removal doesn't happen at once, it's slated for complete removal at some undetermined time in the future.

Or, say, Tesla/SpaceX engineers fix the problem and then a month from now a 787 falls out of the sky for undetermined reasons, potentially leaving him with some of the blame.

They only keep you safe in the very stretched sense of the language by hopefully preventing future undetermined crimes by the same person after they've already harmed you once.

Rather, the prevailing assumption is that an as-yet-undetermined person is lazy, stupid, and incapable.

When you go to Kindle and get an ebook, all of the buttons say buy prominently, yet everything in the license says you are merely renting it for an undetermined amount of time, until the company decides otherwise.

Undetermined definitions


not yet having been ascertained or determined; "of undetermined species"


not precisely determined or established; not fixed or known in advance; "of indeterminate age"; "a zillion is a large indeterminate number"; "an indeterminate point of law"; "the influence of environment is indeterminate"; "an indeterminate future"

See also: indeterminate


not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought; "an open question"; "our position on this bill is still undecided"; "our lawsuit is still undetermined"

See also: open undecided unresolved