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adverb (EXTREMELY LIKELY)    /ˈsɜː.tə US  /ˈsɝː-/
very likely to happen: She will certainly win the election if the opinion polls are accurate.CertaintyConfidence and self-assurance Grammar:Adverbs as short responses (definitely, certainly)See more
(Definition of certainly adverb (EXTREMELY LIKELY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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