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Meaning of POSITIVELY

Pronunciation:  'pâzitivlee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  (intensifier) extremely; "it was positively monumental"
  2. [adv]  so as to be positive; in a positive manner; "she intended her remarks to be interpreted positively"
 

POSITIVELY is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pos"i*tive*ly\, adv.
In a positive manner; absolutely; really; expressly; with
certainty; indubitably; peremptorily; dogmatically; --
opposed to negatively.

      Good and evil which is removed may be esteemed good or
      evil comparatively, and positively simply. --Bacon.

      Give me some breath, some little pause, my lord, Before
      I positively speak herein.               --Shak.

      I would ask . . . whether . . . the divine law does not
      positively require humility and meekness. --Sprat.

{Positively charged} or {electrified} (Elec.), having a
   charge of positive electricity; -- opposed to {negatively
   electrified}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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