What does positively mean?

Definitions for positively
ˈpɒz ɪ tɪv li or, esp. for 3 , ˌpɒz ɪˈtɪv lipos·i·tive·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. positively(adverb)


    "it was positively monumental"

  2. positively(adverb)

    so as to be positive; in a positive manner

    "she intended her remarks to be interpreted positively"


  1. positively(Adverb)

    In a positive manner.

    He approached the interview positively.

  2. positively(Adverb)

    With certainty.

    I will positively be there at 8 a.m.

  3. positively(Adverb)


    I had a positively wonderful time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Positively(adverb)

    in a positive manner; absolutely; really; expressly; with certainty; indubitably; peremptorily; dogmatically; -- opposed to negatively

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'positively' in Adverbs Frequency: #368

How to pronounce positively?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say positively in sign language?

  1. positively


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of positively in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of positively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of positively in a Sentence

  1. Robert Duthie:

    Everyone that knew John Hetland thinks absolutely positively of John Hetland.

  2. Dejan Ilijevski:

    Hedging seeks out asset classes that tend to positively correlate with inflation.

  3. Jeff Windau:

    The Street's looking positively on the results because the loss was less than anticipated.

  4. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius:

    If Minsk develops positively, then it is likely that nothing new will be done on sanctions.

  5. Ahmed Korayem:

    Never hurt a woman unless you absolutely and positively mean it" - James "The Buck" Bukowitz

Images & Illustrations of positively

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