Synonyms of limbo in English:

limbo


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noun

1‘unbaptized infants are thought to live in limbo’

SYNONYMS
oblivion, void, non-existence, neither heaven nor hell

Phrases

    in limbo

    ‘the measure has been in limbo since Congress took a 10-day break’


    SYNONYMS
    in abeyance, unattended to, unfinished, incomplete
    suspended, deferred, postponed, put off, pending, in a state of suspension, awaiting action, on ice, in cold storage
    unresolved, undetermined, in a state of uncertainty, up in the air, in no man's land, betwixt and between
    ongoing, outstanding, hanging fire
    abandoned, forgotten, left out, neglected
    informal on the back burner, on hold
    ANTONYMS

    in hand, under way, continuing