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.
Recent Examples on the Web Strikeouts now comprise 25% of all plate appearances, and 2021 almost assuredly will mark the 25th consecutive season the strikeout rate has risen and the fourth consecutive year there will be more strikeouts than hits. Gabe Lacques, USA TODAY, "From two-way star Shohei Ohtani to soaring strikeout totals, MLB's wacky April has been full of 'anomaly stuff'," 28 Apr. 2021 More context: The New York Times reported that ABC, which airs the Oscars, is still seeking $2 million per each 30-second spot, a double-digit decline from last year's ads, but almost assuredly less than the overall audience will fall. CNN, "The 2021 Oscars," 25 Apr. 2021 Abington edged Mashpee, 25-24, for the South Shore League Tobin title on April 9, but the Falcons would assuredly like to run it back against the Green Wave. BostonGlobe.com, "Who would have won it all? These projected playoff matchups would have made for must-see games," 25 Apr. 2021 Brandon Pili had surgery on a torn Achilles tendon, Helton said, and almost assuredly will miss the season. Ryan Kartje, Los Angeles Times, "Kedon Slovis and USC’s offense don’t show much in spring game at Coliseum," 17 Apr. 2021 Dallas will assuredly accept two points in a game, but in a race as tight as the Central Division currently is, now ending games in regulation becomes an even bigger focus. Matthew Defranks, Dallas News, "Though Stars control their own playoff destiny, Dallas must be wary of tiebreaker scenarios," 21 Apr. 2021 While a good argument can certainly be made in support of yet another wave of new stimulus checks, those payments would assuredly face an even tougher wall of political opposition than the last round of checks did. Andy Meek, BGR, "So many people are about to get $3,600 in new stimulus checks – are you one of them?," 20 Apr. 2021 The Oscars, most assuredly, will differ greatly from February's largely virtual Golden Globes. Jake Coyle, Star Tribune, "The pandemic has upended the Oscars. Good, producers say," 16 Apr. 2021 The Oscars, most assuredly, will differ greatly from February’s largely virtual Golden Globes. BostonGlobe.com, "The pandemic has upended the Oscars. Good, producers say," 16 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of assuredly

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Assuredly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assuredly. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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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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