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ˈdɛf ə nɪt lidef·i·nite·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decidedly, unquestionably, emphatically, definitely, in spades, by all oddsadverb

    without question and beyond doubt

    "it was decidedly too expensive"; "she told him off in spades"; "by all odds they should win"

Wiktionary

  1. definitelyadverb

    Without question and beyond doubt.

    The mother definitely has love for her child.

  2. definitelyadverb

    In a definite manner; decisively.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Definitelyadverb

    in a definite manner; with precision; precisely; determinately

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'definitely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4018

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'definitely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #871

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'definitely' in Adverbs Frequency: #238

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of definitely in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of definitely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of definitely in a Sentence

  1. Taylor Jenson:

    Alcohol is definitely a large part of the tourism culture there, but Bali has much more to offer than just partying, the people, the food and the waves all outweigh alcohol.

  2. Liz Fagerlund:

    The best Scrabble players have math-core brains, making combinations does not necessarily have to do with knowing English, but basically the patterning of letters to make words. Nigel was definitely good at math.

  3. Jose Medina:

    Boston Police’s definitely Boston Police, we need to do more.

  4. Henry Zhuang:

    Costs are definitely higher, but after raising their standards, they also have a stable order book.

  5. Youssef Zohny:

    With a weak loonie strategy going forward, definitely there are certain sectors of the Canadian economy that are going to be benefiting.

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