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positive
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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1  —1 use as in:
I'm absolutely positive!
Definition
certain (having no doubt; or used for emphasis)
  • His look was positively full of hatred.
    Chapter 21 (89% in)

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  • From moody sunkenness, when I rose to go, he thrashed back, his neck began to swim and his eyes livened; his clutch grew more positive.
    Chapter 15 (52% in)

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