Examples of certainly in a Sentence
It will certainly rain tomorrow.
This year's festival was certainly much better than last year's.
I'm certainly going to try.
The new version is most certainly easier to use.
The snake that bit her was almost certainly poisonous.
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And while Huxtable’s diverse DJ set certainly did set the mood well, her selections (and look) truly stand on their own.
Pritzker certainly didn’t speak up when Rahm, his longtime political ally, threatened to cut the pensions for city workers, including firefighters, teachers, and cops.
There is certainly a deep-seated strain of anti-jingoism in American culture.
This is certainly the case with regard to Poland’s proposed law criminalizing specific ways of discussing the Holocaust.
Kris' statement certainly echoes something Kylie's half-sister Kim Kardashian wrote on her website a few days ago.
Linda Graham is 53 years old and looks stellar in the shots, proving Ashley’s gorgeous genes certainly came from somewhere!
Things certainly have changed since Gov. Allen Shivers helped christen that first Livestock Exposition and Rodeo by riding in the opening parade atop his white stallion, Jo-Jo.
Missanelli’s defensiveness over the question is certainly understandable, considering how some media outlets chose to report about the pockets of bad behavior.
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First Known Use of certainly
all right, alright, assuredly, clearly, definitely, doubtless, easily, hands down, inarguably, incontestably, incontrovertibly, indeed, indisputably, plainly, really, so, sure, surely, truly, unarguably, undeniably, undoubtedly, unquestionably;
by all means, by all odds, damn well, for certain, for sure;
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