What does Surely mean?

Definitions for Surely
ˈʃʊər li, ˈʃɜr-Sure·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Surely.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. surely, certainly, sure, for sure, for certain, sure enough, sure as shooting(adverb)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. surely(Adverb)

    without fail.

    slowly but surely

  2. surely(Adverb)

    certainly, undoubtedly.

    Surely, you must be joking.

  3. surely(Adverb)

    with confidence.

    his feet were planted surely on the ground

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surely(adverb)

    in a sure or certain manner; certainly; infallibly; undoubtedly; assuredly

  2. Surely(adverb)

    without danger; firmly; steadly; securely

Freebase

  1. Surely

    "Surely" is a 1995 single by British pop group Five Star. The single was a U.S. only release, available in the UK as an import. Although it missed the Billboard Hot 100 chart, it peaked at number 125 in October of that year. The song includes a rap by Junior P. This was the first time Five Star had used a rapper on one of their songs.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Surely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1735

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Surely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1185

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Surely' in Adverbs Frequency: #147

How to pronounce Surely?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Surely in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Surely in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Surely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Surely in a Sentence

  1. Mitt Romney:

    He surely went over the line.

  2. Malcolm Muggeridge:

    Surely the glory of journalism is its transience.

  3. Ezra Bowen:

    If thee marries for money, thee surely will earn it.

  4. Ed Kissam:

    Surely some will, it's not going to be a mass exodus.

  5. Geoff Arbuthnot:

    Arrogant and right is surely better than humble and wrong.

Images & Illustrations of Surely

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