Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation of infinitive.

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Examples

  • Teh gud part iz taht harts can ekspand infin… inven… an awful lot, an gnu furbabies make ruum fur tehmselfs in tehre, an can halp smoothe owt sum uv teh raggid edges uv teh holes.

    O hai! I lined ur shelvs… - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • “Black hole … teaches us that space can be crumpled like a piece of paper, into an infin - itesimal dot, that time can be extinguished,” he lectured, in his black coat, distinguished,

    Goodbye.

  • March 13, 2008 at 7:12 am tayk teh amownt uv qute an divied bai infin…enfyn…biggest nummbr evvr!

    mitosis - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • October 15, 2005 7: 34 AM bibliobibuli said ... infin - you're spot on about enforcement, thank goodness mei - there's always good old amazon - some packages get opened but most aren't ... or a trip overseas ... and Satanic Verses?

    Banned Books

  • As he stabilized his spirit-form, there was the sensation of everything being well-lit and dark at once, and of infin-ite visibility'the dizzying effect of mage-sight in the now-and-then hereafter.

    The Chrome Borne

  • The billion SCCAM projectiles would add infin-itesimally to the collapsar's mass.

    The End of the Matter

  • Beyond, the curves of the two hulls dropped off to infin - ity.

    Trader To The Stars

  • In the famous simile (_Inferno_, iii. 112-114) in which Dante compares the spirits falling from the bank of Acheron to the dead leaves fluttering from a bough in autumn, giving, as Mr. Ruskin says, "the most perfect image possible of their utter lightness, feebleness, passiveness, and scattering agony of despair," our common texts have infin che il ramo

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 05, No. 31, May, 1860

  • From γράφω, (_not_ str., § 58;) 1st aor., as No. 4; infin. act., § 54; subj. of ἔδοξε.

    Greek in a Nutshell

  • In the grammatical system of the American tongues, for example in the Tamanac, tarecschi, I will carry, is equally composed of the radical ar (infin. jareri, to carry) and of the verb ecschi (Infin. nocschiri, to be).

    Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America

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