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Synonyms for definitive
dɪˈfɪn ɪ tɪvde·fin·i·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. definitive, unequivocaladjective

    clearly defined or formulated

    "the plain and unequivocal language of the laws"- R.B.Taney

    Synonyms:
    classic, unambiguous, unequivocal, determinate, univocal, authoritative, classical

    Antonyms:
    inexplicit, inconclusive, nonstandard, implicit

  2. authoritative, classical, classic, definitiveadjective

    of recognized authority or excellence

    "the definitive work on Greece"; "classical methods of navigation"

    Synonyms:
    authorised, classic, authorized, important, unequivocal, determinate, authoritative, classical

    Antonyms:
    implicit, nonstandard, inexplicit, inconclusive

  3. definitive, determinateadjective

    supplying or being a final or conclusive settlement

    "a definitive verdict"; "a determinate answer to the problem"

    Synonyms:
    authoritative, determinate, classic, unequivocal, classical

    Antonyms:
    implicit, inconclusive, inexplicit, nonstandard

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. definitiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    determinate, positive, express, explicit, categorical, unconditional

  2. definitiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    final, conclusive

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How to use definitive in a sentence?

  1. Vice President Biden on Tuesday:

    There were only two people who were definitive and were absolutely certain. Leon Panetta said go, [ Defense Secretary ] Bob Gates … said don’t go. Others were at 59-41.

  2. Neymar Sr.:

    One more step was taken, indeed, a huge and definitive one, in the hard journey of this nightmare that we have lived in the last and never ending couple of months, son, let's make our life move on and on, always with the head held high, the heart calm and the peace and quiet of the innocent.

  3. Donald Trump:

    -- which happens all the time in a court of law. So the idea that Trump can't talk to Mueller because it's possible he had a differing understanding of what he told Comey is a red herring.Like what youre reading?Check out the latest analysis from The Point with Chris Cillizza:Rudy Giuliani's Sunday show appearance was a total disasterTrump rewrites history as Russia probe pressure mountsMichael Avenatti is no Donald Trump. Not even close.The definitive ranking of 2020 DemocratsThis week in politics, GIF'dSecond, not all.

  4. Dianne Feinstein:

    Define collusion, were there meetings to discuss things ? We know there were. Is that collusion ? So, I think the definitive( investigation) is the Mueller probe.

  5. Matthew Taylor:

    Prosecutors are both building a case against people higher up the political food chain, and seeking to increase the likelihood that those executives already implicated will receive definitive jail sentences.


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