from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of expire.
- adj. that is no longer valid
- adj. that has been breathed out
- adj. dead
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. having come to an end or become void after passage of a period of time. Opposite of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having come to an end or become void after passage of a period of time
Sorry, no etymologies found.
A Republican candidate Mr. Obama nominated to succeed Peter Schaumber after his term expired a year ago also hasn't been confirmed.
Be that as it may, Mr. Gbagbo's rule was marked by a great deal of internal violence, which served as a pretext for his failure to hold a presidential election when his term expired in 2005.
George Pataki , Ms. Shevell is the third-longest-serving current member and has remained as a holdover member since her term expired in 2010.
Her term expired last year, but she had stayed on pending a new appointment by New York's governor.
Still, Mr. Manatt was unable to engineer a comeback to defeat President Reagan in 1984, and when his term expired the following year, the party was still viewed as in need of an image overhaul.
Dick Cheney, the former vice president, wondered on a radio talk show on Friday why Ms. Palin had quit as Alaska governor two years before her term expired.
Mr. Hughes was rushed into position Monday because the existing chair, Winnipeg developer Arni Thorsteinson, surprised the board by announcing that he is resigning as of Jan 1, nearly a year before his term expired.
Liebman, who constantly defended the board in her position as its chairwoman - a post she gave up on Sunday when her term expired.
The saga supposedly ended in January when a newly elected president, Porfirio Lobo, took office and Zelaya, his term expired, voluntarily went back into exile.
When his term expired, Governor Warner replaced him on the Board, and the new board reversed these actions.