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certainly Explained

certainly at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['sə:tənlı]

certainly at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adv [sentence adverb]
1 without any doubt: definitely// --I certainly never expected to become a writer.// --They're certainly not mine.// it is certainly true/possible etc // --It is certainly true that there are more courses on offer.// --The girl was almost certainly murdered.// --'Not smoking has made a real difference.' 'It most certainly has.'//
2 spoken used to agree or give your permission: --'I'd like a beer, please' 'Certainly, sir.'// --'Can I come along?' 'Certainly.'//
3 certainly not: spoken used to disagree completely or to refuse to give permission// --'May I go?' 'Certainly not!'//

certainly at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

112 Moby Thesaurus words for "certainly":
OK, Roger, absolutely, actually, all right, alright, alrighty,
amen, and no mistake, as you say, assuredly, at all events,
at any rate, aye, by all means, clearly, da, decidedly, decisively,
definitely, demonstrably, distinctly, exactly, factually,
fatefully, fine, for a certainty, for a fact, for certain,
for real, for sure, forsooth, good, good enough, hear,
historically, in all conscience, in fact, in reality, in truth,
in very sooth, indeed, indeedy, indefeasibly, indubitably,
ineluctably, inescapably, inevasibly, inevitably, inexorably,
inflexibly, irrevocably, ja, just so, mais oui, manifestly,
most assuredly, most certainly, naturally, naturellement,
necessarily, nothing else but, noticeably, observably, obviously,
of a truth, of course, okay, oui, patently, positively, precisely,
quite, rather, really, really-truly, relentlessly, right, righto,
sensibly, seriously, sure, sure thing, surely, to a certainty,
to be sure, truly, unambiguously, unavoidably, uncontrollably,
undeniably, undoubtedly, unequivocally, unmistakably,
unpreventably, unyieldingly, verily, veritably, very well, visibly,
well and good, why yes, with truth, without doubt, yea, yeah, yep,
yes, yes indeed, yes indeedy, yes sir, yes sirree

certainly at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

หาม หรือ ด้วยวิธีอื่น]
syn:[ขนส่ง, ขนย้าย, ย้าย, เคลื่อนย้าย]
sample:[เขาขนของกว่า 3 เที่ยวจึงจะหมดห้อง]V. move

certainly at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adverb
1 without doubt; definitely:
Without treatment, she will almost certainly die. * Certainly, the early learning years are crucial to a child's educational development. * I'm certainly never going there again. * She was certainly attractive but you couldn't call her beautiful. -> SURELY
2 (used in answer to questions) of course:
'May I see your passport, Mr Scott?' 'Certainly.' * 'Do you think all this money will change your life?' 'Certainly not.'

Certainly at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Certainly \Cer"tain*ly\, adv.
Without doubt or question; unquestionably.

certainly at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

certainly
adv : 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" [syn: {surely}, {sure}, {for
sure}, {for certain}, {sure enough}, {sure as shooting}]

certainly at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » certain|ly

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-certainly.ogg|Audio (US)

Adverb

Inter: en-ad » v
  • In a way which is certain; with certainty.
    1. 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, I.iii.2.2:
    2. : he verily thought he had young live frogs in his belly, qui vivebant ex alimento suo, that lived by his nourishment, and was so certainly persuaded of it, that for many years following he could not be rectified in his conceit.
    3. Without doubt, surely; of course.
    4. : The accident was certainly caused by human error.
    5. : That was certainly sweet of him.
    6. : You may certainly join us for dinner.
    7. An emphatic affirmative answer.
    8. : Would you like it with ice? Certainly, and with lemon please.

      Synonyms

      * beyond doubt, indubitably, sure thing, undoubtedly, wis, without a doubt

      Coordinate terms

      * maybe, possibly, arguably, questionably, probably, perhaps

      Derived terms

      * most certainly

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » without doubt, surely

  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بالتأكيد|tr=bi-l-ta'kiid, Inter: t- » ar|بدون شك|tr=biduun shakk, Inter: t- » ar|بدون نقاش|tr=biduun niqaash
  • : Egyptian Arabic: Inter: tø » arz|أكيد|tr='akiid|sc=Arab
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|անկասկած|tr=ankaskaç
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|безспорно, Inter: t+ » bg|несъмнено
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|certament
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|當然|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|当然|tr=dāngrán|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|一定|tr=yīdìng|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|určitě, Inter: t- » cs|nepochybně, Inter: t+ » cs|jistě
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|beslist, Inter: t- » nl|voorzeker, Inter: t+ » nl|zeker, Inter: t+ » nl|waarlijk
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|todellakin, Inter: t+ » fi|varmasti, Inter: t- » fi|epäilemättä
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|certainement, Inter: t+ » fr|certes, Inter: t+ » fr|sans doute|alt=sans nul doute
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|sicherlich, Inter: t+ » de|zweifellos, Inter: t+ » de|gewiss, Inter: t+ » de|freilich
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|βεβαίως||tr=vevaíos, Inter: t+ » el|σίγουρα||tr=sígoura, Inter: t+ » el|ασφαλώς|tr=asfalós
  • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|בוודאות|tr=bevadaot
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|अवश्य|tr=avaśy|sc=Deva

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|certe
    • Interlingua: Inter: t- » ia|certo
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|certamente
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|確かに|tr=たしかに, tashika-ni, Inter: t- » ja|必ず|tr=かならず, kanarazu, Inter: t- » ja|是非|tr=ぜひ, zehi, Inter: t- » ja|確実に|tr=かくじつに, kakujitsu-ni, Inter: t- » ja|もちろん|tr=mochiron
    • Kurdish:
    • : Sorani: Inter: t+ » ku|ئه‌کید|tr=ekíd|sc=ku-Arab
    • Persian: Inter: t- » fa|بطور محرز|
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|certamente, Inter: t- » pt|sem dúvida
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|bineînțeles, Inter: t- » ro|desigur
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|конечно|tr=konéčno (read: konéšno), Inter: t+ » ru|несомненно|tr=nesomnénno, Inter: t+ » ru|непременно|tr=nepreménno, Inter: t+ » ru|безусловно|tr=bezuslóvno, Inter: t+ » ru|наверняка|tr=navernjaká
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|zacijelo, Inter: t- » sh|sigurno, Inter: t- » sh|doista, Inter: t- » sh|sigurno
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|ciertamente, Inter: t- » es|sin duda
    • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|اوشیے|tr=avaśy|sc=ur-Arab


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » emphatic affirmative answer
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بالتأكيد|tr=bi-l-ta'kiid, Inter: t- » ar|بدون شك|tr=biduun shakk, Inter: t- » ar|بدون نقاش|tr=biduun niqaash
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|իհարկե|tr=iharke, Inter: t- » hy|անշուշտ|tr=anšušt
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|разбира се
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|當然|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|当然|tr=dāngrán|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|určitě, Inter: t- » cs|nepochybně, Inter: t+ » cs|jistě, Inter: t- » cs|zajisté
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|beslist, Inter: t- » nl|voorzeker, Inter: t+ » nl|zeker, Inter: t- » nl|en of
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|totta kai, Inter: t- » fi|ilman muuta, Inter: t- » fi|kyllä kiitos
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|certainement|alt=très certainement, Inter: t+ » fr|certes, Inter: t+ » fr|bien sûr, Inter: t+ » fr|pour sûr, Inter: t+ » fr|sans doute|alt=sans aucun doute
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|sicher, Inter: t+ » de|natürlich
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|βεβαίως||tr=vevaíos, Inter: t+ » el|ασφαλώς|tr=asfalós|sc=Grek


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Guernésiais: Inter: tø » roa-grn|pour saeure
  • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|בוודאי|tr=bevadai''
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|certamente
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|その通り|tr=そのとおり, sono tōri, Inter: t- » ja|全く|tr=まったく, mattaku, Inter: t- » ja|必ず|tr=かならず, kanarazu, Inter: t- » ja|是非|tr=ぜひ, zehi
  • Kurdish:
  • : Sorani: Inter: t+ » ku|ئه‌کید|tr=ekíd|sc=ku-Arab
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|na pewno, Inter: t+ » pl|zdecydowanie
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|certamente, Inter: t- » pt|sem dúvida
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|конечно|tr=konéčno, Inter: t+ » ru|несомненно|tr=nesomnénno, Inter: t+ » ru|непременно|tr=nepreménno, Inter: t+ » ru|безусловно|tr=bezuslóvno
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|свакако|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|дакако|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|наравно|tr=naravno|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|несумњиво|tr=nesumnjivo|sc=Cyrl
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|svakako, Inter: t- » sh|dakako, Inter: t- » sh|naravno, Inter: t- » sh|nesumnjivo
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|por supuesto

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Inter: ttbc » te:Inter: t- » te|నిశ్చయంగా|sc=Telu|tr=niScayamgaa


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    References

    * Inter: R:Century 191 » 1
  • Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3

    Statistics

    * Inter: rank » unto|receive|tried|553|certainly|big|road|husband

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    Category: Category:English responses -
    Translation: et » certainly
    Translation: el » certainly
    Translation: es » certainly
    Translation: fr » certainly
    Translation: ko » certainly
    Translation: hr » certainly
    Translation: io » certainly
    Translation: it » certainly
    Translation: kn » certainly
    Translation: ka » certainly
    Translation: kk » certainly
    Translation: ku » certainly
    Translation: lt » certainly
    Translation: li » certainly
    Translation: hu » certainly
    Translation: mg » certainly
    Translation: ml » certainly
    Translation: my » certainly
    Translation: nl » certainly
    Translation: ja » certainly
    Translation: pl » certainly
    Translation: ru » certainly
    Category: simple:certainly -
    Translation: fi » certainly
    Translation: sv » certainly
    Translation: ta » certainly
    Translation: te » certainly
    Translation: vi » certainly
    Translation: zh » certainly