Definetely vs. Definitely: What's the Difference?
"Definetely" is an incorrect spelling. "Definitely" is the correct spelling, signifying certainty or sureness.
Which is correct: Definetely or Definitely
How to spell Definitely?
Definetely is Incorrect
Definitely is Correct
Remember there is "finite" in "definitely".
No extra 'e' after the 't'.
It ends in "ly", like many other adverbs.
Think of "definite" + "ly".
Remind yourself: "I am definite about spelling definitely."
Definetely and Definitely Definitions
Definetely is an incorrect spelling of Definitely.
Used for emphasis to express agreement.
It's cold today. Definitely!
Used to stress the decisiveness of a decision.
I will definitely finish the project.
With certainty; unambiguously.
I am definitely coming to the party.
Without doubt or question.
This is definitely the best pizza in town.
In a clear and definite manner; unequivocally.
She is definitely the best candidate.
Clearly defined; explicitly precise
A definite statement of the terms of the will.
Forthright and unambiguous
The doctor was very definite about what foods you should avoid.
Clearly developed or firmly decided
No definite idea of what to do for a career.
Readily distinguished or certain
At a definite disadvantage.
(Grammar) Limiting or particularizing.
Of a fixed number usually less than 20, as certain floral organs, especially stamens.
Without question and beyond doubt.
Joe definitely doesn't know how to drive a tractor.
She said she wasn't coming, definitely.
In a definite manner; decisively.
In a definite manner; with precision; precisely; determinately.
Without question and beyond doubt;
It was decidedly too expensive
She told him off in spades
By all odds they should win
What is the verb form of Definitely?
There isn't a verb form for "definitely." It's an adverb derived from the adjective "definite."
What is the pronunciation of Definitely?
Why is it called Definitely?
It's derived from "definite," meaning clear or distinct, with the adverbial suffix "-ly".
Which preposition is used with Definitely?
It varies by context; no specific preposition is inherently linked to "definitely".
Which conjunction is used with Definitely?
No specific conjunction is tied to "definitely".
Which article is used with Definitely?
While "definitely" itself doesn't take an article, when used in context, it can be preceded by "a" or "the" depending on the noun it modifies.
What is the root word of Definitely?
The root word is "definite".
What is the singular form of Definitely?
Definitely. (It does not have a plural form as it's an adverb.)
What is the plural form of Definitely?
N/A. Adverbs don't have plural forms.
Is Definitely a noun or adjective?
Neither. It's an adverb.
Which vowel is used before Definitely?
"A" as in "a definitely good time."
Is the Definitely term a metaphor?
What is the opposite of Definitely?
Uncertainly or possibly.
Is Definitely a countable noun?
No, it's an adverb.
Is Definitely a collective noun?
What is another term for Definitely?
What is the first form of Definitely?
N/A (Adverbs don't have forms like verbs do.)
Is Definitely a negative or positive word?
Neutral. However, it often carries a positive connotation based on context.
Is Definitely a vowel or consonant?
"Definitely" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.
Which determiner is used with Definitely?
Determiners aren't typically used with adverbs like "definitely."
What is the third form of Definitely?
How is Definitely used in a sentence?
"I will definitely attend the meeting tomorrow."
Is Definitely an adverb?
Is Definitely an abstract noun?
Is the word Definitely imperative?
How many syllables are in Definitely?
How do we divide Definitely into syllables?
What is a stressed syllable in Definitely?
The first syllable, "Def".
What part of speech is Definitely?
What is the second form of Definitely?
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