What does to be sure mean?

Definitions for to be sure

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. to be sure, without doubt, no doubt(adverb)

    admittedly

    "to be sure, he is no Einstein"

Wiktionary

  1. to be sure(Adverb)

    Certainly, undoubtedly, admittedly.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of to be sure in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of to be sure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. H.L. Mencken:

    It is the dull man who is always sure, and the sure man who is always dull.

  2. Author Unknown:

    If someone offers to furnish a sure test, ask what the test was which made the sure test sure.

  3. Lee Iacocca:

    Incompetency begets incompetency. The last thing a guy who isn't sure of himself wants is a guy backing him up who is sure of himself.

  4. Mark Rosekind:

    We need to make sure the priorities are clear, make sure the supplies are going to be available, make sure the quality assurance is taken care of. The remedy has to work.

  5. Carl Sandburg:

    Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.

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