Definition of 'certainties'
Example sentences containing 'certainties'
The old empire was receding into oblivion: the old powers dying, the old certainties going with them.GALILEE (2001) MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2001)
All the profoundest certainties of being were forfeit in the face of it.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
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Definition of certainties from the Collins English Dictionary
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