Definitions of definite

  1. A thing defined or determined. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Definiteness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. Definitely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Having certain or distinct; determinate in extent or greatness; limited; fixed; as, definite dimensions; a definite measure; a definite period or interval. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Having certain limits in signification; determinate; certain; precise; fixed; exact; clear; as, a definite word, term, or expression. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Determined; resolved. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Serving to define or restrict; limiting; determining; as, the definite article. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Precise; exact; having fixed or distinct limits; certain; pointing out; as, the definite article. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. Having distinct limits; fixed; exact. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Having fixed limits; determinate; fixed; precise; exact; limiting the application. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Settled with precision; exact; clear; precise. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Fixed, constant; inflorescences with primary axis terminating early in a flower; stamens limited to twenty in number. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

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Usage examples for definite

  1. March had noticed them, but without any very definite impression except that Beaton seemed to give the whole evening to the girl. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  2. Do you know- anything definite – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim