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For Certain

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1. certainly, for certain, for sure, sure, sure as shooting, sure enough, surely

definitely or positively (sure' is sometimes used informally for surely')

Example Sentences:
'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'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.

For Certain

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definitely; without a doubt
he will win for certain

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For Certain

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as a certainty; without doubt

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

For Certain

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1. Definite; fixed: set aside a certain sum each week.
2. Sure to come or happen; inevitable: certain success.
3. Established beyond doubt or question; indisputable: What is certain is that every effect must have a cause.
4. Capable of being relied on; dependable: a quick and certain remedy.
5. Having or showing confidence; assured: I'm certain I left my keys in this room.
a. Not specified or identified but assumed to be known: felt that certain breeds did not make good pets.
b. Named but not known or previously mentioned: a certain Ms. Johnson.
7. Perceptible; noticeable: a certain charm; a certain air of mystery.
8. Not great; calculable: to a certain degree; a certain delay in the schedule.
An indefinite but limited number; some: Certain of the products are faulty.

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