1. [ adverb ] completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers
Synonyms: perfectly utterly dead

"an absolutely magnificent painting" "a perfectly idiotic idea" "you're perfectly right" "utterly miserable" "you can be dead sure of my innocence" "was dead tired"

Related terms: absolute arrant arrant arrant
2. [ adverb ] totally and definitely; without question

"we are absolutely opposed to the idea" "he forced himself to lie absolutely still" "iron is absolutely necessary"

Related terms: absolute absolute
Similar spelling:   absolute