limbo

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in limbo

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the state of being disregarded or forgotten

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an imaginary place for lost or neglected things

(theology) in Roman Catholicism, the place of unbaptized but innocent or righteous souls (such as infants and virtuous individuals)

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Some other way of entering limbo must be thought of.
All meat tasted alike to him, for his taste for meat was one of the vanished pleasures in the limbo of memory.
As soon as a tenant was found, it became a house for which he never had had much use, and had less now, and, like Howards End, faded into Limbo.
I know that when you leave this limbo you will again hold your ship for the Aeaean island.
Subsequently, his unconscious self-assertion had wrought with her as with the others, and her intention of snubbing him had faded into the limbo of projects abandoned without trial.