absolutely
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /æb.səˈl(j)uːt.lɪ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌæb.səˈlut.li/, /ˈæb.səˌlut.li/
Adverb

absolutely (not comparable)

  1. In an absolute or unconditional manner; utterly, positively, wholly. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
  2. Independently; viewed without relation to other things or factors. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
  3. (grammar) In a manner that does not take an object.
Synonyms Translations Interjection
  1. Yes; certainly; expression indicating strong agreement. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
Translations


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