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And now, alien enthusiasts are all running around saying this is definite proof we are not alone. The Sun (2016)I tried it for about a month and there was a slight but definite improvement in radiance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Each required a definite and precise answer. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)In my mind there was a definite possibility. The Sun (2013)There was a definite improvement after that. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This gives you something definite with which to come to terms. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)The answer is a definite yes and nor is it as difficult as you might imagine. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They were now without a home or any definite plan for the future. The Friendship: Wordsworth and Coleridge (2006)There should be a definite improvement on her performance. 50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)There was a definite whiff of something at the old ground yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It may not give you a definite answer but it will help you think. The Sun (2010)It is important that you have a definite plan which you try and stick to. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)In the past month there have been signs of definite improvement. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His family obviously wanted to know for definite one way or another so tests were done which came back positive. The Sun (2007)It is important to remember that an employer does not need to have definite proof that an employee stole something. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I know for definite that he knew this would all come out after he died. The Sun (2016)Modern menu planning is more about possibility than a definite list of what we're going to eat when. Times, Sunday Times (2009)With all garden design, simple and definite shapes have more impact and help to hold the garden throughout the winter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Certainly I admit that consciences neither ought to nor can be bound here to definite and precise legal formulas. Christianity Today (2000)There should be a clear, definite set of things that the Government will do to make the landing softer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Although there seems to be no limit to the variety, only definite, obvious shapes really count in an image. Photographers Handbook (1993)You can divide the frame in any number of ways and proportions, the more easily if your subject has strong, definite lines and shapes. Photographers Handbook (1993)
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Translations for 'definite'
British English: definite /ˈdɛfɪnɪt/ ADJECTIVE
If something is definite, it is firm and clear, and unlikely to be changed.
It's too soon to give a definite answer.
- American English: definite
- Arabic: مُحَدَّد
- Brazilian Portuguese: definido
- Chinese: 确切的
- Croatian: definitivan
- Czech: jednoznačný
- Danish: klar afgjort
- Dutch: definitief
- European Spanish: definitivo
- Finnish: ehdoton
- French: définitif
- German: bestimmt genau
- Greek: οριστικός
- Italian: preciso
- Japanese: 明確な
- Korean: 명확한
- Norwegian: avgrenset
- Polish: określony
- European Portuguese: definido
- Romanian: categoric
- Russian: определенный
- Spanish: definitivo
- Swedish: bestämd
- Thai: แน่นอน
- Turkish: kesin
- Ukrainian: визначений
- Vietnamese: rõ ràng
Definition of definite from the Collins English Dictionary
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