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Meaning & Definition of Certainly in English

English

Certainly

/sərtənli/

adverb

1. Definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely')

  • "The results are surely encouraging"
  • "She certainly is a hard worker"
  • "It's going to be a good day for sure"
  • "They are coming, for certain"
  • "They thought he had been killed sure enough"
  • "He'll win sure as shooting"
  • "They sure smell good"
  • "Sure he'll come"
    synonym:
  • surely
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  • certainly
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  • sure
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  • for sure
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  • for certain
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  • sure enough
  • ,
  • sure as shooting

Examples of using

You certainly picked a nice time to start an argument.
You are certainly homesick.
Tom certainly cut loose at that party.