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There are infinite possibilities.
  unlimited; without boundaries; or too numerous to count
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infinite infinitely infiniteness
Strongly Associated with:   finite
Standard prefix:  in- at the beginning of a word often means "not" as in incorrect or independent. So, infinite means not finite or not having limits.
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  • There are infinite possibilities.
  • The number of stars seems infinite.
  • Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
    Aldous Huxley
  • Both Buddha and Lao Tzu are poets, one listening to the rhythm of infinite sorrow, one to the rhythm of infinite joy.
    L. Cranmer-Byng  --  A Lute of Jade

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  • Scrooge was better than his word. He did it all, and infinitely more; and to Tiny Tim, who did not die, he was a second father.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Christmas Carol
  • no matter how hard Tita tried she always got an infinite number of things wrong.
    Laura Esquivel  --  Like Water for Chocolate
  • "I feel infinite." And Sam and Patrick looked at me like I said the greatest thing they ever heard. Because the song was that great and because we all really paid attention to it. Five minutes of a lifetime were truly spent, and we felt young in a good way.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • When he entered, she looked at him, and an expression of infinite joy came over her.
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • He possessed infinite courage,
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • And the treasure of your infinite depths would be revealed to your eyes.
    Kahlil Gibran  --  The Prophet

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  • I thanked God, in a improvised prayer, for having created mud in His infinite and wonderful universe.
    Elie Wiesel  --  Night
  • O Goodness infinite, Goodness immense!
    John Milton  --  Paradise Lost
  • Then he went up to the bed where his wife slept and touched her brow with infinite tenderness; she opened her eyes, and it seemed to me that her lips were brushed by a smile.
    Elie Wiesel  --  Night
  • "I find the prospect of a Coffee infinitely horrifyin’," she said, "but I’d love one."
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • It’s a strange silence, infinitely small, infinitely large, and I’m locked inside it, pacing, circling the question.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • I want to yell, No, stop or Yes, live, but all I can do is squeeze my eyes shut and picture seconds running like water into an infinite pool, and I imagine all of us hurtling through time and I think, Now, now, it’s going to happen now—
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe."
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • "We’ve got something that’s infinitely better than weapons."
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • My dad was a man of infinite varieties of bitterness, rage, distaste.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • And the moment after that—the understanding that she meant me—was infinitely reassuring.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite
  • I’m tired and weak, but this seems infinitely bearable by comparison.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • "You never held the life of a whole world in your hand, Mom," said Clary, with infinite tenderness and infinite sorrow.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • In that moment, the future—uncontainable by any Theorem mathematical or otherwise—stretched out before Colin: infinite and unknowable and beautiful.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • Now I beg forgiveness from the infinite sea of upturned faces.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • The old house built by the farmer’s grandfather was now a deserted island surrounded by an infinite sea of brown.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • Most observers assumed he was still involved, and some insisted that his fingerprints, his knack for solutions global and elegant and infinitely scalable, were on every major Circle innovation.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • "The composition of the human species is infinitely more diverse than most humans suspect," she began.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • I felt infinitely better.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • I do know, however, that a series of properly conducted wolf-naps is infinitely more refreshing than the unconscious coma of seven or eight hours’ duration which represents the human answer to the need for rest.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • Infinite waters cohabit with flotsam on this side of the breakwater and the luxury liners and Maldive fishing vessels steam out to erase calm sea.
    Michael Ondaatje  --  Running in the Family
  • The Hummer is just one in a sea of empty cars, the path just a random pattern of gaps among an infinite maze.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • While Confinement would be brutal for anyone, Bellamy knew that it’d be infinitely worse for 0.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • They were infinitely weary.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • We gods are capable of infinite marvels.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • From the Northwest Tip to the Romantic Keys, You’ll Find Infinite Variety.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • "The fact is," Sticky said in a defeated tone, "there are an infinite number of things that we aren’t."
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • It appears to be a great conglomeration of soft rimmed cups of infinitely varied sizes, together with a wheel and a dial and a lever, and what it does is beyond me.
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • She gave me her smile of infinite kindness and understanding, the smile I had seen her aim at so many other needy souls, and in that moment I hated her.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • Outside, the leaves were falling to the ground, and I was infinitely sad, sad down to my bones.
    Sharon Creech  --  Walk Two Moons
  • Esperanza reached for Miguel’s hand and found it, and even though her mind was soaring to infinite possibilities, his touch held her heart to the earth.
    Pam Munoz Ryan  --  Esperanza Rising
  • All you have to remember is that every ordinary fraction can be converted into an infinite periodic decimal fraction.
    Madeleine L’Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time
  • I am infinitely older than you, lad.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • When they stood in the doorway and looked out, they saw no new city at all, but something infinitely stranger: a land vast and spacious beyond any of their dreams, filled with air that seemed to move, and lit by a shining silver circle hanging in an immense black sky.
    Jeanne DuPrau  --  The City of Ember
  • The future had been full of infinite possibilities.
    Ji-Li Jiang  --  Red Scarf Girl
  • In fact, they had been made infinitely harder.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • It is only movement and love; it is the living infinite.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • He heard her prayers, and in his infinite compassion he instead removed from her the curse of deliria, with which all humans had been burdened as punishment for the original sin of Eve and Adam.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • We got to do the infinitely cool circle thing again, but by that point I was desensitized to both my dread and the whispers that had already begun to follow me.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • Barbara had lived a year without a husband and an absentee husband seemed infinitely better than no husband at all.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • What to us was a trip through the country, to her was a feast of clouds and light and infinite blue distances.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
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