limbo 1 |
1 (also Limbo)(in some Christian beliefs) the supposed abode of the souls of unbaptized infants, and of the just who died before Christ's coming.
2 an uncertain period of awaiting a decision or resolution; an intermediate state or condition.
• a state of neglect or oblivion.
limbo 2 |
noun (pl. limbos)
a West Indian dance in which the dancer bends backward to pass under a horizontal bar that is progressively lowered to a position just above the ground.