Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Absolutely"

The meaning of "Absolutely" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does absolutely mean?
A: It can mean all sorts of things. Often it is used as perhaps the most extreme modifier
A: Why did you get married to her?
B: I was absolutely besotted (in love with her head over heels). 完全に 極度に

In the latter sense it can also be used to express mean extreme disagreement
A: People should get married young.
B: I absolutely disagree. ぜんぜん賛成できません。

But on its own, it is often used as a means of agreement.
A: We need to take more care of the environment.
B: (I agree) Absolutely! まったく

In the latter case it can be used a little sarcastically, by English people, to invoke agreement that is so extreme that is should not be worth saying.
A: We should all try to do our best at this. (皆、頑張りましょうね)
B: Absolutely...(それはそうだね)



Q: What does absolutely mean?
A: .. definitely, without any question

ex : i am absolutely right
Q: What does absolutely mean?
A: Absolutamente.
Q: What does absolutely mean?
Q: What does absolutely mean?
A: Absolutely means completely, totally, or definitely. Often used as an a affirmative to a question:
"Do you want to go?"
"Absolutely!"

Also:
"Absolutely wonderful,"
Meaning very wonderful.

Example sentences using "Absolutely"

Q: Please show me example sentences with absolutely.
A: I’m absolutely happy working here!

I have absolutely no idea what the teacher is talking about.

There is absolutely no way I can finish this project on time.

Are you absolutely sure this is correct?
Q: Please show me example sentences with absolutely.
A: “Oh man, I absolutely failed that test”
“This is absolutely horrible”
“This is absolutely my favorite restaurant”
Q: Please show me example sentences with absolutely.
A: You're absolutely right.
It's absolutely untrue.
This cake is absolutely delicious.
That sounds absolutely fascinating.
Q: Please show me example sentences with absolutely.
A: You are absolutely amazing

Can I go to my friend's house?
Absolutely not!

Would you come back to this restaurant again?
Absolutely!

What time will you arrive home?
I'm not absolutely sure

That tastes absolutely horrible
Q: Please show me example sentences with absolutely.
A: A: Would you like to come to my party tonight?
B: Absolutely!

I absolutely cannot miss my favorite TV show!

I'm absolutely furious with you right now!

Synonyms of "Absolutely" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between absolutely and definitely ?
A: its hard to explain because the 2 words can both mean the same thing, it depends on the situation, i will try to put them in context

are you sure it was him?
- yes it was definitely him, i swear

do you like cake?
- i definitely do
would you like some?
- absolutely
Q: What is the difference between absolutely and definitely ?
A: They are the the same.
Both indicate certainty or 100% assurance.
Q: What is the difference between absolutely and definitely ?
A: They can mean almost the same thing, although I perceive a slight difference.

You are definitely right.

means that it is certain that you are right.

You are absolutely right.

means that you are completely right. One couldn't be "more right", as it were.

So, grammatically, I'd say that in the first sentence, definitely modifies the whole sentence (the verb), whereas in the second absolutely modifies right.

When the question is about something you or somebody has a control over, it is answered with 'definitely'.

Can you look into this problem? Definitely.

When referring to something outside one's jurisdiction, like natural laws, absoluteness can be attributed.

Are you sure Jim is here? Absolutely.

Here, Jim's presence has an absolute nature, that can not be influenced by anybody else's willingness to keep it one way or the other.
Q: What is the difference between absolutely and exactly ?
A: Absolutely is another way to say "sure" whereas exactly means to confirm or agree with what someone has said or to emphasise the accuracy of something for example "it's been exactly 2 years since he/she have been married"
Q: What is the difference between absolutely and definitely ?
A: They are the same, basically.

Translations of "Absolutely"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? absolutely
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? absolutely
A: both word meaning are same. ..mad word is older these days is not used so much .....
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? absolutely and obviously and exactly
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? absolutely
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? absolutely
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Other questions about "Absolutely"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce absolutely, reluctantly.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce absolutely .
A: absolutely
Q: Please show me how to pronounce absolutely.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce absolutely .
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Q: "that's absolutely wrong"
Why absoluteLY but not absolute?
Is wrong the verb?
A: 'Wrong' is an adjective. 'Absolute' is also an adjective. Therefore, since adjectives don't modify adjectives, we use 'absolutely' (which is an adverb)

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