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English adjective: infinite

1. infinite having no limits or boundaries in time or space or extent or magnitude


SamplesThe infinite ingenuity of man.
Infinite wealth.


Similarboundless, dateless, endless, endless, inexhaustible, limitless, sempiternal, unbounded, unlimited


See alsoimmortal


Antonymsfinite

2. infinite of verbs; having neither person nor number nor mood (as a participle or gerund or infinitive)


SamplesInfinite verb form.


Synonymsnon-finite


Domain categorygrammar


Antonymsfinite

3. infinite too numerous to be counted


SamplesIncalculable riches.
Countless hours.
An infinite number of reasons.
Innumerable difficulties.
The multitudinous seas.
Myriad stars.
Untold thousands.


Synonymscountless, innumerable, innumerous, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, uncounted, unnumberable, unnumbered, unnumerable


Similarincalculable


Antonymscalculable

4. infinite total and all-embracing


SamplesGod's infinite wisdom.


Similarabsolute


Antonymsrelative, comparative


English noun: infinite

1. infinite the unlimited expanse in which everything is located


SamplesThey tested his ability to locate objects in space.
The boundless regions of the infinite.


Synonymsspace


Broader (hypernym)attribute


Narrower (hyponym)absolute space, mathematical space, outer space, phase space, space, topological space


Part holonymaerospace, location









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