categorically

All Adverb
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  • Answer me categorically, so that we may know what you will do. Cited from The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters
  • I can categorically say these won't be the last songs I write.
  • It was a question he could not answer categorically and she did not give him time for anything else. Cited from The Real Adventure, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • India has categorically stated that it will never use weapons first but will defend if attacked.
  • On the other hand, if something is actually known, then it categorically cannot be false.
  • It goes on to say that he categorically denied the charge against him.
  • Other sources, however, list it only as "table" so this can be stated categorically.
  • He had told her categorically his opinion of her erudition in such matters. Cited from Active Service, by Stephen Crane
  • At least one publication categorically states he invented the game as well.
  • He told us categorically that he was not going anywhere, as he knew they all were going to be killed.
  • He was about to question her categorically; but on looking at her he withheld his words. Cited from The Return of the Native, by Thomas Hardy
  • These points are necessarily stated categorically, but every one can be proved, if proof is called for. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 458, October 11, 1884, by Various
  • The scheme thus categorically laid down sounds rather dry and formal, nor is it too easy to understand. Cited from Masters of the English Novel, by Richard Burton
  • You ask me who I am; and I'm telling you categorically. Cited from The Teeth of the Tiger, by Maurice Leblanc
  • "Did John Grey still wish that the match should go on?" she asked, categorically. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • He categorically opposed all military, political, and economic interventionism in the affairs of other nations.
  • He looked very determined as he thus categorically affirmed his intention. Cited from Mr. Isaacs, A Tale of Modern India, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Consequently her father categorically refused to let her go study in Alexandria and live far from the family.
  • However, shortly afterwards he categorically denied that he favored such a measure.
  • Under his leadership, the presence of labor unions were not allowed and he was categorically opposed to them.
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