certainty collocations and examples

 UK /ˈsɜː(r)t(ə)nti/

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1

something which will definitely happen


Adjectives frequently used with certainty
absolute, near, only, virtualThe only certainty in life is death.
2

a feeling of being certain


Adjectives frequently used with certainty
absolute, complete, great, reasonable, relativeWhat we do know with absolute certainty is that being overweight increases your chances of developing heart disease.
Verbs + with frequently used before certainty
know, predict, say, stateWe cannot predict with certainty what will happen now.
Nouns + of frequently used before certainty
degreeAnswers cannot be anticipated with any degree of certainty.
 
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