Definitions English

  • Established beyond doubt or question; indisputable: What is certain is that every effect must have a cause.
  • Capable of being relied on; dependable: a quick and certain remedy.
  • Having or showing confidence; assured.
  • Not specified or identified but assumed to be known: felt that certain breeds did not make good pets.
  • Named but not known or previously mentioned: a certain Ms. Johnson.
  • Perceptible; noticeable: a certain charm; a certain air of mystery.
  • Not great; calculable: to a certain degree; a certain delay in the schedule.
  • An indefinite but limited number; some: Certain of the products are faulty.
  • for certain Without doubt; definitely.