Synonyms of pending in English:

pending


See definition of pending

adjective

1‘dismissal of all other litigation pending between them’

SYNONYMS

unresolved, undecided, unsettled, unconcluded, uncertain, awaiting decision, awaiting action, undetermined, open, still open, hanging fire, in the air, up in the air, in limbo, in the balance, on ice, in reserve, in abeyance, ongoing, awaiting attention, outstanding, to be done, undone, not done, unattended to, unfinished, incomplete, left, remaining

informal on the back burner

2‘her rumoured pending marriage’

SYNONYMS

imminent, impending, about to be, about to happen, forthcoming, upcoming, on the way, coming, approaching, looming, gathering, prospective, near, nearing, close, close at hand, in the offing, in the wind, to come, -to-be, anticipated, expected


preposition

1‘the two boys were released on bail pending another hearing next week’

SYNONYMS

awaiting, waiting for, until, till, before, until there are, until there is