Example sentences for: definite

How can you use “definite” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Colanders The Vermont Housewares Outlet uses the definite article in the apposition to suggest both uniqueness and some official status.

  • [ 21 ] Therefore, use of antiretroviral therapy would be expected in patients with HIVAN in the absence of definite contraindications, even disregarding the previously cited reports of a possible beneficial effect of HAART on the course of HIVAN itself.

  • According to some authorities, when the present capital of New Mexico was founded by Spanish colonizers in 1610, it was named La Villa Real de Santa Fe de San Francisco de Asís . In later versions this grandiloquent title, really more a dedication than a name, sometimes has the definite article la inserted between de and Santa , which changes the meaning from Saint Francis of Assisi's Royal City of Holy Faith to the Royal City of the Holy Faith of Saint Francis of Assisi . In modern times at least, and possibly since its founding, the capital, no longer royal, has been known simply as Santa Fe . Since Romance derivatives of Latin sanctus mean holy as well as saint , the Spanish name today, like the same name for several towns in countries of Spanish culture, means in English `Holy Faith.

  • (Although, even in the transcripts, you could see some definite hostility and sarcasm, which Rauch seemed to pointedly miss.)

  • However, due to the complex nature of these diseases, no definite conclusions can be drawn.


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