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undoubted

[uhn-dou-tid] /ʌnˈdaʊ tɪd/
adjective
1.
not called in question; accepted as beyond doubt; undisputed.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English; see un-1, doubt, -ed2
Related forms
undoubtedly, adverb
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Examples for undoubtedly
  • Universities undoubtedly will have concerns about such a program.
  • But it is undoubtedly more orderly-and less brutal-than it used to be.
  • undoubtedly one reason is that, having been raised in this culture, they know little else.
  • Although some choice is undoubtedly better than none, more is not always better than less.
  • So, undoubtedly the publication will name the taxon, but he avoided using it in the talk.
  • If you've ever driven along a gravel or dirt road in the summer, you're undoubtedly familiar with the washboards that develop.
  • Executives at automakers and parts suppliers have undoubtedly experienced many a sleepless night lately, given industry woes.
  • undoubtedly some readers will be suspicious of a lawyer writing a column urging presidents to hire a lawyer.
  • Labour has undoubtedly disappointed ardent environmentalists.
  • Eye patches and peg legs were also undoubtedly worn by pirates, and some kept parrots as pets.
British Dictionary definitions for undoubtedly

undoubted

/ʌnˈdaʊtɪd/
adjective
1.
beyond doubt; certain or indisputable

undoubtedly

/ʌnˈdaʊtɪdlɪ/
adverb
1.
certainly or definitely; unquestionably he is undoubtedly talented
2.
(sentence modifier) without doubt; certainly or indisputably undoubtedly there will be changes
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Word Origin and History for undoubtedly

undoubted

adj.

mid-15c., from un- (1) "not" + past participle of doubt (v.).

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