## Definition of finite

**:**having definite or definable limits

- a finite number of possibilities

**:**having a limited nature or existence

- finite beings

**:**completely determinable in theory or in fact by counting, measurement, or thought

- the finite velocity of light

**:**less than an arbitrary positive integer and greater than the negative of that integer

**:**having a finite number of elements

- a finite set

**:**of, relating to, or being a verb or verb form that can function as a predicate or as the initial element of one and that is limited (as in tense, person, and number)

- finite verbs such as "is" and "are"