Definition of 'absolutely'
Video: pronunciation of 'absolutely'
Example sentences containing 'absolutely'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Is it absolutely necessary for populist politicians to have absurd hair? Times, Sunday Times (2016)To be absolutely free from animal fat vegans must use only freshly minted coins. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We absolutely love buying stuff online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You're absolutely going to love him. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I really felt like my parents absolutely loved me and cared about me. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I had a sneak peek of the first episode and absolutely loved it. The Sun (2016)I mean, is it one of those times of year you absolutely love? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Absolutely Fabulous star will lead the cast of a new weekly whodunnit sketch. The Sun (2017)BOOK one of these brilliant cruises and your partner or a pal goes absolutely FREE. The Sun (2016)She was absolutely horrified and refused to talk to me. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They would only talk to me if it was absolutely necessary. The Sun (2007)You can then get your colleagues absolutely plastered before she gets there. The Sun (2010)We are under investigation for cold calling and we totally and absolutely deny the allegations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They absolutely loved the changes to our meals. The Sun (2007)It was so absolutely perfectly shaped and designed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was absolutely necessary to have our principal pieces tied to the club. The Sun (2012)He drove from the count and he was absolutely fine and completely sober. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There was absolutely no love in all this. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Those women were absolutely set free. Christianity Today (2000)To us that seems absolutely ridiculous. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She is absolutely amazing, certainly in for the highest award possible. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We have taken steps to make sure that absolutely can't happen again. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This summer, book one wagon and receive two really big horses absolutely free. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Certainly there was absolutely nobody at the Velodrome complaining. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The answer is absolutely, yes we can. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They all do one thing, absolutely perfectly. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I absolutely refused to go and look at dusty shapes of wood. The Sun (2011)I absolutely deny we had an affair. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now I feel absolutely fabulous. The Sun (2009)
Trends of 'absolutely'
Very Common. absolutely is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'absolutely'
British English: absolutely /ˌæbsəˈluːtlɪ/ ADVERB
Absolutely means totally and completely.
She is absolutely right.
- American English: absolutely
- Arabic: عَلَى الإطْلاق
- Brazilian Portuguese: absolutamente
- Chinese: 绝对
- Croatian: apsolutno
- Czech: naprosto
- Danish: absolut
- Dutch: absoluut stellig
- European Spanish: rotundamente
- Finnish: ehdottomasti
- French: absolument
- German: vollkommen
- Greek: απόλυτα
- Italian: assolutamente
- Japanese: 全く
- Korean: 절대적으로
- Norwegian: fullstendig
- Polish: całkowicie kompletnie
- European Portuguese: absolutamente
- Romanian: absolut
- Russian: совершенно
- Spanish: rotundamente
- Swedish: absolut definitivt
- Thai: อย่างแน่นอน
- Turkish: kesinlikle
- Ukrainian: цілком
- Vietnamese: hoàn toàn
Definition of absolutely from the Collins English Dictionary
The language of love: 5 ways to express your love on Valentine’s Day
In the market for some new terms of endearment? Here’s the etymology behind some of the most popular.
Part One: Unlocking Mandarin with Paul Noble
We sent one of the Collins team for a one-to-one learning experience with the man himself, and here’s how they found part one of the course.
Smarter tech can be a game-changer for those with different needs
Improving accessibility when banking is a key focus this year, here are some of ways tech is helping make managing money easier for everyone.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.