Sure

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Definition

(Are you) sure?: (Are you) certain, positive?
adjective

(-Can I borrow your car?) -Sure: (-Can I borrow your car?) -Of course, No problem, Yes
idiom

for sure: certainly, surely, definitely
adverb
It sure is going to be a hot day.

Examples

  • "Sure, I didn't know you were gone, but that doesn't mean I didn't miss you."
  • "And I'm sure I don't need to tell you what a masterpiece Swan Lake is!"
  • "Sure Brian, I look forward to eating with you!"
  • "I'm sure I don't need to tell you just how important Mr Delavigne is in San Francisco society."
  • "Yeah, sure."
  • "I'm sure you'll find the job as gratifying as I found picking up your soiled tissues and discarded chocolate wrappers for the past decade as your special assistant."
  • "Icarus : Are you sure this is the right address, Mr. Horatio?"
  • "I'm sure!"
  • "Horatio : Sure!"
  • "-Are you sure this is for men?"

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