Limbo

(redirected from Limbo land)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

Limbo

Informal; a proposed business deal or anything else in which the outcome is uncertain. For example, if two companies are discussing a merger and are in general agreement, but there are disagreements over the terms, the merger may be said to be in limbo.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved
References in periodicals archive ?
Production designer Nina Ruscio's wit was certainly about her as she envisioned Limbo land - the area fronting jagged Vasquez Rocks, famed since silent films to location managers and production designers as an ideal remote, rugged locale.
WES HOOLAHAN is in transfer limbo land after failing to escape his Norwich City nightmare.
Solid and consistent he really deserves a big prize but seems to fall into a limbo land between big handicap sprints and Listed races.
Sadly,not enough people did this when Mr Cheeky Chappie Shane Richie was wallowing, seemingly unloved and unemployable,in light entertainment limbo land.
He was merely giving an honest reflection on what it's like to be limbo land...
Crewe now find themselves in midfield limbo land, leaving Gradi saying: "I'll only start thinking about any play off chances if we win three on the trot - but I don't worry about the prospects of relegation either.
We still don't know why the Beeb's London big-wigs shunted this wonderful series to the limbo land of BBC2.
"It's very, very disappointing that we're still in this situation, a limbo land if you like," said Bray general manager and club secretary Jack O'Neill.
WE ARE in that strange limbo land as the jumps season winds down and the Flat finally decides it's time to splutter into a higher gear.
Louise, from Middleton in Greater Manchester, said: "We are living in limbo land.
Louise, from Middleton in Greater Manchester, said: "We are living in limbo land. We have to take every day as it comes.