Definite and Uncertain


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Definite adjective – Having no exceptions or restrictions.
Usage example: the house is a definite bargain by today's standards

Uncertain is an antonym for definite in topics: certain, exact, fixed, finite.
Nearby Words: definitely, definitive, definition, definitively
Antonyms for Definite


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Uncertain adjective – Not established beyond doubt; still undecided or unknown.
Usage example: a manuscript of uncertain origin

Definite is an antonym for uncertain in topics: certain, doubtful.
Nearby Words: uncertainty, uncertainly
Antonyms for Uncertain
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Things that words describes

character definite character uncertain character
tone definite tone uncertain tone
nothing definite nothing uncertain nothing
answer definite answer uncertain answer
Other nouns: version, elements, gender.

Both words in one sentence

  • The surviving victims were uncertain what happened to them and could provide no definite description.
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Uncertain or Definite. 2016. Accessed June 20, 2021.

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