As adverbs the difference between finally and definitely
is that finally
is at the end or conclusion; ultimately while definitely
is without question and beyond doubt.
At the end or conclusion; ultimately.
(sequence) To finish (with); lastly.
, title=(The Celebrity
, passage=I had occasion […] to make a somewhat long business trip to Chicago, and on my return […] I found Farrar awaiting me in the railway station. He smiled his wonted fraction by way of greeting, […], and finally
leading me to his buggy, turned and drove out of town.}}
(manner) Definitively, comprehensively.
* at length
* at last
* (ultimately) initially
Without question and beyond doubt.
In a definite manner; decisively.
* Nikolai Gogol, The Nose (in translation)
- The mother definitely has love for her child.
- And the Nose definitely turned away.