It is almost a certainty that he will get resistance from the regional bank presidents regardless of what he proposes.
But there was no predicting with certainty that New Orleans would bear the brunt of the storm.
Kundera sees fiction as a realm of many partial truths, its only certainty “the wisdom of uncertainty.”
The mosque, the Islamic Society of Boston, does not have a regular imam, so it is difficult to say with certainty what transpired.
I tell you with certainty that the Israelis care about the Palestinians far more than the Hamas or Fatah leadership does.
Perhaps he was a little ashamed of his own certainty; but at all events he was subdued and silent, refraining almost from thought.
Yet who shall say, with certainty, that Young was a pensioner?
But for his certainty that the men were deaf, or nearly so, Merriwell would not have indulged in even this whispered conversation.
And here was a certainty of tolls and taxes, which would enrich the duchy.
Not in proofs by formal logic but in the reality of consciousness was the certainty of God.
c.1300, certeynte, "surety, pledge," from Anglo-French certeinté (late 13c.), Old French certainete "certainty," from Latin or Vulgar Latin *certanitatem (source of Old Spanish certanedad); see certain. Meaning "that which is certain" is attested from early 14c.; meaning "quality of being certain" is from mid-14c.