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  • adj.without limit
  • adj.in control or complete authority
  • adj.certain
  • adj.excellent, perfect

synonyms for absolute

  • complete
  • full
  • infinite
  • outright
  • pure
  • sheer
  • simple
  • unadulterated
  • unconditional
  • unlimited
  • unqualified
  • utter
  • entire
  • free
  • total
  • unabridged
  • consummate
  • downright
  • flat out
  • no catch
  • no fine print
  • no holds barred
  • no ifs ands or buts
  • no joke
  • no strings attached
  • plenary
  • straight out
  • supreme
  • thorough
  • unrestricted
See also synonyms for: absoluteness

antonyms for absolute

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  • bounded
  • conditional
  • incomplete
  • indefinite
  • limited
  • needy
  • qualified
  • uncertain
  • unfinished
  • abridged
  • part
  • partial
  • accountable
  • circumscribed
  • complaisant
  • compliant
  • dependent
  • flawed
  • imperfect
  • restricted
  • submissive
  • tractable
  • yielding
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How to use absolute in a sentence

Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Marriage is like Mayonnaise sauce, either a great success or an absolute and entire failure.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He was greeted by hoots and jeers, but with absolute imperturbability he reorganised his forces and checked the enemy.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
It is evident that an absolute increase of any variety may be accompanied by a relative decrease.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
An increase in actual number is an absolute increase; an increase in percentage only, a relative increase.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The governor recognizes neither justice nor king, but only his own absolute will and pleasure.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The Marshal found himself in the congenial position of absolute ruler of the richest provinces of Spain.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
It was painfully evident to the most casual observer, that she had died of absolute starvation.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
It is a sensitive test, and, when positive, is absolute proof of the presence of blood.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Very constant also is a marked absolute, and often a relative, increase of eosinophiles and basophiles.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
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