Definitions of "pending"
  1. Refers to the span of time during which something is happening
  2. The period before something is fully complete or resolved
  3. Describes a situation, decision, or issue that is yet to be resolved
  4. Implies a situation or event that is expected to happen shortly
How to use "pending" in a sentence
  1. The lawyer worked on multiple cases, two of which were still pending.
  2. The defendant was released on bail pending the trial.
  3. The regulation changes are pending approval by the judiciary committee.

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