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Definitions for definitely
ˈdɛf ə nɪt lidef·i·nite·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decidedly, unquestionably, emphatically, definitely, in spades, by all odds(adverb)

    without question and beyond doubt

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

Wiktionary

  1. definitely(Adverb)

    Without question and beyond doubt.

    The mother definitely has love for her child.

  2. definitely(Adverb)

    In a definite manner; decisively.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Definitely(adverb)

    in a definite manner; with precision; precisely; determinately

Suggested Resources

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    Definitely vs. Certainly -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between Definitely and Certainly Definitely.

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

How to pronounce definitely?

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

How to say definitely in sign language?

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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. Ishwarlal Jialal:

    Genetics are definitely involved in how people store fat, but culture and diet also probably play a role, too.

  2. Karen Cortellino:

    They were the best of friends. My mom died last May and Sophie was there for that, i would definitely sacrifice what I needed to in order for Sophie to have any procedure that would help her live longer - but well.

  3. Highway Patrol Lt. Troy Hischer:

    It's difficult, i have four children. It definitely hits home, when you see children (injured) like that.

  4. Thu Lan Nguyen:

    China is definitely setting the tone for forex markets at the moment, we were in risk-off mode for the last couple of days. The big question is: are the measures that China has taken sustainable, given that most stocks are not tradable at the moment?

  5. Amarnath Amarasingam:

    I'm not sure what's been happening in Quebec, but it has definitely popped onto the map, this is perhaps partly to do with Quebec’s highly secular culture … but also the struggle to retain a French identity.

Images & Illustrations of definitely

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