Idiom: up in the air
idiom: up in the air
- not decided
- not developed
- not finalized
- Our plans for the summer holiday are still up in the air because my boss hasn’t approved my vacation request.
- Everything is still up in the air until we finalize a budget for the conference.
- The speakers for the annual conference are still up in the air because the directors can't seem to agree on this year's theme.
- Is the date for the meeting still up in the air? Make sure you leave enough time for people to clear their calendars.
- Have you hired someone yet or is the job description for the position still up in the air?
- I have no idea who will be coming to dinner next week. The guest list is still up in the air until we figure out who will be in town.
- Can we make some tentative plans? If you leave everything up in the air much longer the prices of flights and hotels will be much higher.
- We just got back from Mexico and it was fantastic. We booked the trip at the last minute so we left all the details up in the air and had a lazy, relaxing vacation.
- Unfortunately, there are no seats remaining on the 5:00 flight. See what happens when you leave things up in the air?
- Please don't tell anyone about this but my daughter's engagement is now up in the air since she found out her fiance has almost $50,000 in credit card debt.
- yet to be decided
- in the works
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