certain

[ sur-tn ]SEE DEFINITION OF certain

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CERTAIN

Youth is prone to endow its opinions with all the dignity of certain knowledge.

Certain faculties develop in response to the pressure of environment.

But its prisoners were not exempt from its heat, like certain holy ones of old.

After all, there are certain things that you can't tell in too few words.

So certain was he as to the exact locality, that he offered to conduct a party to the place.

Her girlhood had in it a certain dignity as of a virgin priestess or sibyl.

Evidences of heavy rainfall at certain times to be seen everywhere.

Often it happened that certain farmers could not pay their tax.

They have confederated together for certain specified objects.

They replied, without hesitation, that they were certain of it; that they could not be deceived.

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