Definitions for finiteˈfaɪ naɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finite(adj)

    bounded or limited in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent

  2. finite(adj)

    of verbs; relating to forms of the verb that are limited in time by a tense and (usually) show agreement with number and person

Wiktionary

  1. finite(Adjective)

    Limited, constrained by bounds, impermanent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finite(adj)

    having a limit; limited in quantity, degree, or capacity; bounded; -- opposed to infinite; as, finite number; finite existence; a finite being; a finite mind; finite duration

  2. Origin: [L. finitus, p. p. of finire. See Finish, and cf. Fine, a.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Finite

    fī′nīt, adj. having an end or limit: subject to limitations or conditions, as time, space—opp. to Infinite (q.v.).—adj. Fī′nīteless, without end or limit.—adv. Fī′nītely.—ns. Fī′nīteness, Fin′itūde. [L. finītus, pa.p. of finīre.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finite in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Dryden:

    How can finite grasp infinity

  2. Emily Dickinson:

    Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.

  3. Bruce Lee:

    From form to formless and from finite to infinite

  4. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    Civilization is the process of reducing the infinite to the finite.

  5. Martin Luther King Jr.:

    We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.

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