1.1 Grammar (Of a verb form) not limited by tense, person, or number. Contrasted with finite.
More example sentences
- By definition, non-finite verb phrases do not have tense marking.
- I've studied languages that use relative pronouns freely in analogous non-finite clauses.
- An ungrounded clause corresponds to the traditional category of non-finite clause.
Definition of nonfinite in:
- The British & World English dictionary