assuredly

adverb
as·​sured·​ly | \ ə-ˈshu̇r-əd-lē How to pronounce assuredly (audio) \

Definition of assuredly

1 : without a doubt : certainly
2 : in an assured manner : confidently

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Examples of assuredly in a Sentence

The merger will almost assuredly lead to job layoffs. I am most assuredly the person you are looking for.

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This seemed like a good way to find someone to spend my possibly long and assuredly messy life with. Lena Dunham, Vogue, "Can a Good Man Mistreat You During Sex—If That’s What You Desire?," 18 Mar. 2019 Undeniably, it will be changed, and almost assuredly, for the worse. Kaitlyn Tiffany, Vox, "Every Furby gets a home," 21 Dec. 2018 Because of his namesake’s popularity, Gronkowski is almost assuredly going to be overbet. Dan Wolken, USA TODAY, "Belmont: Meet nine horses hoping to spoil Justify's bid for Triple Crown," 8 June 2018 Newsletter Sign-up Fans of whichever team wins this game will assuredly swig their beers with a haughty sense of superiority. Rachel Bachman, WSJ, "The School That Really Owns Ohio State-Michigan," 22 Nov. 2018 If that happens, the US would be treaty-bound to defend the Baltic country, almost assuredly setting up a shooting war with Moscow. Alex Ward, Vox, "This is exactly how a nuclear war would kill you," 19 Oct. 2018 White men, regardless of their educational background or economic status, are the least likely to vote for an African-American candidate and most assuredly, not a black woman. Dahleen Glanton, chicagotribune.com, "Stacey Abrams shows the art of the possible in winning Democratic nomination for Georgia governor," 23 May 2018 Even if Ellington winds up elsewhere, the Heat still likely would go into the luxury tax if guard Dwyane Wade is brought back for an encore season, almost assuredly to seek the $5.3 million taxpayer mid-level exception. Ira Winderman, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Heat remain in neutral amid the NBA's (cap) space race," 4 July 2018 In fact, lately, more often than not, the Padre introduced on national TV hails from San Diego’s bullpen and the last-place Friars’ rep this year almost assuredly will be a reliever. Jeff Sanders, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Picking Padres' All-Star, and many others," 6 July 2018

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First Known Use of assuredly

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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assuredly

adverb

English Language Learners Definition of assuredly

formal
: without doubt
: in a way that shows that you are confident

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