to be sure Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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to be sure

formal certainly: This is not his ​bestbook, to be sure, but it is still ​worthreading.
(Definition of to be sure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “to be sure”
in Chinese (Simplified) 肯定地,不可否认地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肯定地,不可否認地…
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