Infinite
Infinite In"fi*nite, n. 1. That which is infinite; boundless space or duration; infinity; boundlessness. [1913 Webster]

Not till the weight is heaved from off the air, and the thunders roll down the horizon, will the serene light of God flow upon us, and the blue infinite embrace us again. --J. Martineau. [1913 Webster]

2. (Math.) An infinite quantity or magnitude. [1913 Webster]

3. An infinity; an incalculable or very great number. [1913 Webster]

Glittering chains, embroidered richly o'er With infinite of pearls and finest gold. --Fanshawe. [1913 Webster]

4. The Infinite Being; God; the Almighty. [1913 Webster]


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