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positive
used in Gone with the Wind

6 uses
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1  —4 uses as in:
I'm absolutely positive!
Definition
certain (having no doubt; or used for emphasis)
  • Her sharp trading was shocking, especially when her poor mother had been a Robillard, and it was positively indecent the way she kept on going about the streets when everyone knew she was pregnant.
    4.38 (31% in)
  • Chancellorsville might be a more important victory but the capture of Streight's raiders made the Yankees positively ridiculous.
    2.14 (9% in)
  • It swelled in her bosom until it positively ached with pleasure, ached as with a burden of joyful, hot, unshed tears.
    5.53 (27% in)
  • No," said Bonnie positively and climbed upon Rhett's lap.
    5.57 (61% in)

There are no more uses of "positive" flagged with this meaning in Gone with the Wind.

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?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • It made a girl feel positively undressed.
    3.19 (75% in)
  • Everyone was smoldering, and it would have been a positive triumph for Scarlett, except for Ashley.
    1.6 (33% in)

There are no more uses of "positive" in Gone with the Wind.

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