|a.||1.||Having certain or distinct; determinate in extent or greatness; limited; fixed; |
|2.||Having certain limits in signification; determinate; certain; precise; fixed; exact; clear; |
|4.||Serving to define or restrict; limiting; determining; |
|n.||1.||A thing defined or determined.|
|Adj.||1.||definite - precise; explicit and clearly defined; "I want a definite answer"; "a definite statement of the terms of the will"; "a definite amount"; "definite restrictions on the sale of alcohol"; "the wedding date is now definite"; "a definite drop in attendance"|
indefinite - vague or not clearly defined or stated; "must you be so indefinite?"; "amorphous blots of color having vague and indefinite edges"; "he would not answer so indefinite a proposal"
|2.||definite - known for certain; "it is definite that they have won"|