Thesaurus / definite
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
His touch is firm and percussive, his ear tuned toward a definite, stirring pulse.
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The simulation results give a definite answer to this habitability problem, at least in terms of the importance of feedbacks and luck.
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The idea that there is a definite clear-cut answer is not true, because respected scientists differ in their views.
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The exemplar of this group of ideas is the Copenhagen interpretation, the textbook version of quantum theory, which is most popularly understood to suggest that particles don’t have definite properties until those properties are measured.
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Aguinaldo withheld his decision until Paterno could report to him the definite opinions of his generals.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Quantitative estimation does not furnish much of definite clinical value.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
That she had her definite reason he knew, as a woman knows when another woman is wearing a last year's gown.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
He even fancied that something of challenge flashed from her, though without definite words or gesture.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Much later, in the case of all but gifted children, do the mysteries of harmony begin to take on definite form and meaning.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
WORDS RELATED TO DEFINITE
- at length
- dead set
- locked in
- set in stone
- tough nut to crack
- out of the ordinary
- bull's eye
- cut fine
- dead on
- drawn fine
- flat out
- hit nail on head
- on target
- right on
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