In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(completely)(deny/reject) rotundamente(deny/reject) terminantementeI trust him absolutely — tengo plena confianza en él
- I absolutely agree — estoy totalmente / completamente de acuerdo
- I'm absolutely certain — estoy segurísima / absolutamente segura
- she's not absolutely convinced — no está totalmente convencida
- it's absolutely forbidden — está terminantemente prohibido
- I can assure all the people in Pennsylvania these allegations are absolutely, totally and unequivocally false.
- Allenwood must now beat Celbridge in their last outing to be absolutely sure of qualifying for the next round.
- Because of the authority he brings to it, his art is totally persuasive and absolutely compelling.
- On the other hand, it is the fact that I am doing something absolutely personal and totally my own that really makes me do it.
- Certain decisions are absolutely correct and understandable at the time of their making.
- ‘The Trust is being absolutely open to all those involved,’ he said.
- Scotland coach Matt Williams is absolutely right in restricting the selection of the national rugby team to home players.
- This is decades of blues channelled through one person who is here and now: totally accurate, completely familiar and absolutely pure.
- He is the voice of the manager once the players cross the line and O'Neill trusts him absolutely.
- I needed to talk with someone who was very smart, someone who I absolutely trusted, someone who knew me as well as I knew myself.
- She was quite aware of her own limitations, but absolutely incapable of changing herself.
- They trust you absolutely and all responded in different ways.
- Looking around me, I finally believed the boy's words totally and absolutely.
- They alone must decide if they will abide totally and absolutely by the Mitchell principles.
- I absolutely and totally agree with what Thatcher said
- She stressed that the trust was absolutely committed to not using more beds for private healthcare than it could reprovide elsewhere.
- I absolutely and totally support what he's doing.
- To be absolutely honest and totally truthful with you, I haven't the slightest idea.
- All I know is what I read in the paper, which I know is always totally, absolutely accurate.
1.2(impossible) absolutamenteit's absolutely revolting — es de lo más asqueroso
- I'm absolutely fed up — estoy hasta la coronilla
- it's absolutely true — es la pura verdad
- you're absolutely right! — ¡tienes toda la razón!
1.3do you agree? — oh, absolutely! — ¿estás de acuerdo? — ¡claro / por supuesto (que sí)!
- that's a much better idea — oh, absolutely! — esa idea es mucho mejor — ¡sin lugar a dudas! / ¡por supuesto!
2Linguisticsa transitive verb used absolutely — un uso absoluto de un verbo transitivo
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