Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Without a day specified for a future meeting; indefinitely: Parliament was dismissed sine die.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Without specifying a date (for a future event); indefinitely.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Without day: used in connection with an adjournment of an assembly, or of any business or cause, without any specified day or time for reassembling, or resuming the subject or business. When a prisoner is suffered to go sine die, he is practically discharged.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without a date fixed (as of an adjournment)

Etymologies

Medieval Latin : Latin sine, without + Latin diē, ablative of diēs, day.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the Latin sine ("without") + diē, the ablative singular of diēs ("a day"). Literally meaning "without a day". (Wiktionary)

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