indubitably

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

indubitable + -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɪnˈdjuː.bɪ.tə.bli/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪnˈdu.bɪ.tə.bli/, /ɪnˈdju.bɪ.tə.bli/
  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

indubitably (not comparable)

  1. In a manner that leaves no possibility of doubt; undoubtedly.

Usage notes[edit]

Currently particularly used as a humorous interjection, particularly in American English, and seen as somewhat affected, if not outright campy. Compare this use by comedy cartoon Alex Hopper (US, 1947–65).

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