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definite

US [ˈdefənɪt]
UK [ˈdef(ə)nət]
  • adj.肯定;肯定的;确定的;不会改变的
  • n.肯定的事(或人)
  • Web明确的;一定的;确切的
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adj.
1.
~ (that…)
肯定的;确定的;不会改变的sure or certain; unlikely to change
Can you give me a definite answer by tomorrow?
你最晚明天能给我一个确定的答复吗?
Is it definite that he's leaving?
他肯定要离开吗?
I've heard rumours, but nothing definite.
我听到一些流言,但都不确定。
a definite offer of a job
明确给予一份工作
I'm not sure─I can find out for definite if you like.
我没把握,如果你愿意,我可以去核实。
That's definite then, is it?
那么,那是确切的了,是吗?
They have very definite ideas on how to bring up children.
关于如何培养孩子,他们有非常明确的想法。
2.
清楚的;明显的easily or clearly seen or understood; obvious
The look on her face was a definite sign that something was wrong.
一看她的神色就知道出事了。
There was a definite feeling that things were getting worse.
人们明显感到事情越来越糟。
3.
[nbn]
~ (about sth).~ (that…)
肯定;有把握sure that sth is true or that sth is going to happen and stating it to other people
I'm definite about this.
我对这事毫无疑问。
n.
1.
[sing]
(informal)
肯定的事(或人)sth that you are certain about or that you know will happen; sb who is sure to do sth
‘We're moving our office to Glasgow.’ ‘That's a definite, is it?’
“我们的办事处要搬到格拉斯哥去。”“这事儿定了,是吗?”
‘Is Sarah coming to the party?’ ‘Yes, she's a definite.’
“萨拉要来参加聚会吗?”“是的,她肯定来。”

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