Example sentences for: definitely

How can you use “definitely” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • An English noun which is definitely back-formed from a plural is blints (often misspelled “blintz”).

  • The papers all quote the president as saying that strikes will definitely be ordered if the deadline passes without agreement, but they give varying impressions of when the first bombs could actually fall.

  • Here's a Buick ad, cited by Thomas Dalzell, a lexicographer of slang, in his terrific book Flappers 2 Rappers : "Stand off and beam at Buick's years-ahead style--there's something not only favored by the old folks, but termed by the younger idea, definitely groovy !" The ad appeared in Newsweek in 1946.

  • One couple we definitely don't expect to see reconciling anytime soon is Cybill Shepherd and her former fiance Robert Martin.

  • Even the knowledge of such a group will reassure her that her problem is by no means unique to her family and that she's definitely not alone.

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