Usage examples for definite

  1. The moon revolves around our earth once in a definite number of seconds. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  2. " Perhaps- just perhaps, you understand, and nothing definite as yet- we may have a little job for you before long. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  3. Do you know- anything definite? – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. 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
  5. There's nothing definite, of course. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  6. When public feeling took definite shape in the intention to lynch the prisoner, Ellis felt a sudden sense of responsibility growing upon himself. – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt
  7. And her present distress was, that, in view of her promise, she could do nothing definite to help her. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  8. You will have to explain yourself if you expect to get a definite reply." – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  9. My father was perfectly definite about it. – The Reverberator by Henry James
  10. It was therefore from 1850 to 1875 that plane geometry took a definite place in the American high school. – The Teaching of Geometry by David Eugene Smith
  11. Will you not give me a definite answer now? – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  12. Papa, dear, is this quite definite? – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris
  13. Even he had a definite, determined purpose. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  14. And have you obtained that definite promise? – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  15. In either case the question should be stated clearly and to the point, so that the spirit may give a simple definite answer. – Genuine Mediumship or The Invisible Powers by Bhakta Vishita
  16. " We don't have definite information on that, I'm afraid," he said. – Brain Twister by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  17. He stopped with a short laugh, looking straight at Leland with something that suggested a definite meaning in his pale blue eyes. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  18. Well, that is definite, Miss Blake, and of course your wishes must be obeyed. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  19. However, you must be definite, one way or the other. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. My teacher has not given me anything definite on this score. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann