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synonyms for definitively

  • convincingly
  • decisively
  • determinately
  • once and for all
  • once for all
  • positively
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How to use definitively in a sentence

It’s too early for a definitive evaluation of what happened, because exit polls are no more reliable than pre-election polls.
NEVER TRUMPERS PLAYED A CRITICAL ROLE IN BEATING HIM. THE NUMBERS PROVE IT.MAX BOOTNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There was no definitive discussion that I’m aware of on what was going to be left.
AMID PENTAGON UPHEAVAL, MILITARY OFFICERS FACE A FRAUGHT FEW MONTHSMISSY RYAN, DAN LAMOTHE, GREG JAFFE, JOSH DAWSEYNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In a highly polarized era, most elections are going to be close — close enough as to exceed the ability of polls to provide you with a definitive answer.
THE POLLS WEREN’T GREAT. BUT THAT’S PRETTY NORMAL.NATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)NOVEMBER 11, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Both will still require more data to get a definitive answer, but for now, I think this is really good news.
PFIZER’S CORONAVIRUS VACCINE IS MORE THAN 90 PERCENT EFFECTIVE IN FIRST ANALYSIS, COMPANY REPORTSCAROLYN Y. JOHNSONNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
She and a helper lowered down with cords more than 1,000 of the most valuable pressed plants from an upper floor, including the definitive specimen of Franciscan manzanita.
HOW PASSION, LUCK AND SWEAT SAVED SOME OF NORTH AMERICA’S RAREST PLANTSSUSAN MILIUSNOVEMBER 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
It’s an occasion so definitive in the minds of some Americans that some, in years past, have taken to throwing parties in anticipation of celebrating the declared victor that evening.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM TV NEWS TODAYARIC JENKINSNOVEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
For many of the issues we’re trying to measure, there is no definitive data source and no standardized way of reporting, which means you have to use proxies or estimates, to piece together the best possible analysis.
WHY SURVEYING THE AMERICAN PUBLIC CAN HELP US CHANGE CAPITALISMMATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 31, 2020FORTUNE
The most difficult part of parenting is that we never really get a definitive answer as to whether what we’re doing is working, if we’re successfully straddling the line between risk and responsibility.
THIS FILM WILL MAKE YOU RETHINK EVERY PARENTAL DECISIONRYAN VAN BIBBEROCTOBER 26, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
It might be argued that it’s too soon to recommend less screen time, given that the research isn’t completely definitive.
WITH TEEN MENTAL HEALTH DETERIORATING OVER FIVE YEARS, THERE’S A LIKELY CULPRITLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 22, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Bond says the images captured of the likely piscean culprit are too poor to make a definitive identification.
PUFFERFISH MAY BE CARVING MYSTERIOUS ‘CROP CIRCLES’ NEAR AUSTRALIAJAKE BUEHLEROCTOBER 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO DEFINITIVELY

  • convincingly
  • decisively
  • definitively
  • determinately
  • once and for all
  • once for all
  • positively
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.