Pronunciation of Definite
/dˈɛfɪnət/, /dˈɛfɪnət/, /d_ˈɛ_f_ɪ_n_ə_t/
Antonyms for definite:
Synonyms for definite:
Irrefragable, incontrovertible, sure, undeniable, convinced, positive, unquestionable, doubtless, clear, indubitable, patent, incontestable, indisputable, unmistakable, irrefutable, absolute, confident, trusting, set, veritable, assured, decided, certain, unequivocal, steadfast, decisive, undoubted.
exact, clear (adjective)
specific, precise, express, plain, well-defined, graphic, unmistakable, categorical, fixed, bold, well-grounded, positive, unequivocal, definitive, explicit, tangible, sharp, distinct, pronounced, obvious, vivid, complete, unambiguous, downright, particular, clear-cut.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for definite:
- My teacher has not given me anything definite on this score. - "Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered", Josef Hofmann.
- The next thing was to cable the police at Naples and Bordeaux: yet so far we had no definite proof against the Head Sister, who had the luck as well as the ingenuity of her supposed partner, Doctor Rameses. - "Lord John in New York", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.
- On the other's face the faint smile became more definite. - "The Bronze Bell", Louis Joseph Vance.