ad infinitum


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ad infinitum

if something happens or continues ad infinitum, it happens again and again in the same way, or it continues forever The TV station just shows repeats of old comedy programmes ad infinitum. Her list of complaints went on and on ad infinitum.
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pounds 50m with the obligatory statutory payments to racing ad infinitum.
Meanwhile, a half-day workshop has been organised in Aberystwyth by Theatre Ad Infinitum aimed at performers, students and anyone interested in acting and storytelling based on techniques developed by the award-winning Lecoq-trained physical theatre company.
By dividing the initial phase of the design and testing applications into thousands of small jobs that can be run simultaneously, we can keep on adding processors ad infinitum and thereby be able to keep up with the increasing complexity of our final product.
Theatre Ad Infinitum returns to Liverpool's Unity to reinvent Homer's timeless poem Odyssey.
SIR - This Government, and previous ones, too, have allowed the majority of our best industrial companies, steel, aircraft, ad infinitum to be taken over by people who borrowed colossal sums with colossal interest charges.
We produce talented, successful people in all walks of life - actors, businessmen and women, doctors, financiers, musicians, politicians, shopkeepers, singers, scientists, sportsmen and women, teachers, skilled craftspeople, builders, farmers, fishermen, factory workers, mechanics and so on ad infinitum.
Those who have seen this kind of thing ad infinitum will no doubt be reminded of Danny Glover's refrain in the ``Lethal Weapon'' movies: ``I'm getting too old for this (excrement).
IIAM a great fan of Monty Python and will,given half a chance, recite the dead parrot and other sketches ad infinitum until pleas for mercy prompt me to stop.
Advertising firm Ad Infinitum wants to rent billboard space in schools and sell it to companies.
In this way, WorldsAway designers can expand the world ad infinitum to give the growing population sufficient space in which to interact.
One thing is certain we cannot carry on building more houses, roads, reservoirs, prisons etc ad infinitum, especially as food will probably become scarce.
You name the cliche and good old 'Motty'will trot it out again and again ad infinitum.
Even so, under those terms,it is hard to see how it cannot extend to Bell's partner,her daughter's prospective partners, their children and so on ad infinitum.
Slum clearance, urban renewal and redevelopment programs, rent controls, permit fees, development limits, density requirements, low-income housing mandates, open space set-asides, zoning, low-flow toilet mandates, bans on plastic pipes for plumbing, indecipherable and interminable environmental rules, ad infinitum.
They don't like to hear any talk of federalism, while wishing to remain as they are ad infinitum, because of an accident of birth.