Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “absolutely” en inglés

See all translations

absolutely

adverb uk   /ˌæb.səˈluːt.li/ us  
B1 completely: I believed/trusted him absolutely. You must be absolutely silent or the birds won't appear. We've achieved absolutely nothing today.B1 used for adding force to a strong adjective that is not usually used with "very" or to a verb expressing strong emotion: It's absolutely impossible to work with all this noise. The food was absolutely disgusting/delicious. I absolutely loathe/adore jazz.B2 used as a strong way of saying "yes": "It was an excellent film, though." "Absolutely!"absolutely not C2 used as a strong way of saying "no": "Are you too tired to continue?" "Absolutely not!"
More examples
(Definition of absolutely from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de absolutely
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “absolutely” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

christmassy

typical of Christmas, or happy because it is Christmas

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más