absolutely


absolutely
ab·so·lute·ly [ˌæbsəʼlu:tli] adv
inv
1) (completely) absolut, völlig;
you're \absolutely right Sie haben vollkommen [o völlig] Recht;
you have \absolutely no idea du hast [ja] überhaupt keine Ahnung;
\absolutely forbidden strikt verboten;
sth is \absolutely true etw stimmt hundertprozentig;
to \absolutely agree with sb jdm vollkommen zustimmen;
to \absolutely believe in sth etw bedingungslos glauben;
to trust sb \absolutely jdm bedingungslos vertrauen
2) (emphatic) absolut;
it's been \absolutely ages since we last met! wir haben uns ja Jahrhunderte nicht gesehen! (fam)
it was an excellent film - \absolutely! das war ein toller Film - absolut! (sl)
\absolutely not! nein, überhaupt nicht!;
\absolutely delicious einfach köstlich;
to be \absolutely determined to do sth fest [o (fam) wild] entschlossen sein, etw zu tun;
\absolutely nothing überhaupt nichts;
to mean \absolutely everything to sb jdm alles bedeuten; person, animal also jds Ein und Alles nt sein
3) ling absolut

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